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Welcome to the Platte County Collector’s Homepage

“Our mission is to provide quality customer service to the citizens of Platte County while being trustworthy stewards of public funds. The Collector’s office works closely with other county offices to ensure taxpayers’ concerns are resolved. It is my greatest honor to serve as your Platte County Collector.” - Sheila Palmer

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Sheila L. Palmer
Platte County Collector of Revenue

Monthly Announcements

Delinquent 2023 statements are being mailed March 12, 2024.

All tax bills paid after December 31st are now considered late. Penalty and interest will be applied no exceptions.

Tax Information

Please make sure your payment is USPS postmarked by 12/31/23 to avoid paying late fees. The online payment will close at 11:59 p.m. on 12/31/23. Taxes paid online after the website reopens in 2024 will accrue interest and penalties. There will be no exceptions. The last day to pay in person will be Friday, December 29, 2023.

Failure to receive a tax statement does not relieve the taxpayer's obligation to pay taxes and any penalty and interest that may apply.

  • Tax statements are mailed in November of each year. If you did not receive your tax statement(s) by the end of November, please call our office immediately.
  • Please inspect your statement(s) to verify that mailing address, vehicles and legal descriptions are correct. If there is an error please contact the Platte County Assessor's Office.
  • All tax statements are due upon receipt and become delinquent after December 31st.
  • To avoid penalty and interest, be sure your payment is USPS Postmarked no later than December 31st. Payments postmarked after December 31st will be returned unprocessed unless penalty and interest are included.
  • Failure to receive a tax statement does not relieve the taxpayer’s obligation to pay taxes and any penalty and interest that may apply.
  • Payments can be made in person, by mail, online at this website, by telephone (there is a 1-800 number on your bill) or at our 24-hour drop box which is located just outside the entrance to the Platte County Government Complex. In office payments may be made with cash, personal check, cashiers check, money order or credit/debit card.
  • Technical difficulties with phone or online payments do not extend the statutory deadline to pay without late payment penalties and interest.
  • Contact Information

    Location & Mailing Address

    Platte County Collector
    Administration Building
    415 3rd St., Room 212
    Platte City, MO 64079

    Phone Number

    (816) 858-3356

    Office Hours

    Monday - Friday
    8:00a.m. - 5:00 p.m.