Assessment & Taxation


125 East 8th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97401
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Lane County Assessor

Mike Cowles Assessor

Michael C Cowles

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The purpose of Assessment and Taxation is to appraise property, to calculate, collect and distribute taxes, and to provide related information to the public in a manner that merits the highest degree of confidence in our integrity, efficiency, and fairness. We are a broad service organization mandated by the Oregon Constitution and Oregon law and collect revenue for 83 taxing jurisdictions, including local governments, schools, and special districts that provide essential public services for the citizens of Lane County.

Property Tax Information Videos:
Property Taxes - What's In It For Me?
Why Property Values Fluctuate

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