Town of Catawba


  • Town of Catawba
    W9242 US Highway 8
    Catawba, WI 54515
    Mailing: N3605 County Rd O Catawba, WI  54515
    Ph: 715-474-2372
  • Population: 269

Town Departments / Positions

  • Clerk: Mary Macholl
    N3605 County Road O
    Catawba, WI  54515
    Ph: 715-474-2372
  • Treasurer: Darenda Hlasny
    N3374 County Road O
    Catawba, WI 54515
    Ph: 715-474-2497
  • Assessor: Bridget Jeske Assessments
    W8111 State Highway 70
    Fifield, WI  54524
    Ph: 715-762-1816
  • Zoning: Town Clerk

Town Board Members

  • Chairperson: Jeff Hoogland
    N4519 Moonshine Alley
    Catawba, WI  54515
    Ph: 715-474-3453
  • Supervisor: Mark Smugala
    W7631 Hobbles Creek Road
    Catawba, WI  54515
    Ph: 715-474-6729
  • Supervisor: Derek Wanish
    N3213 City Road I
    Catawba, WI  54515
    Ph: 715-474-2323

To view the Open Book and Board of Review schedule, please click here.

Open Book              June 17, 2020       10:00 am - 12:00 pm                                                              Board of Review     June 24, 2020         5:00 pm -   7:00 pm  

​Held at the Catawba Town Hall 

​Assessor: Ed O'meara 715-762-5530​    


Property Tax Collection

 All current year property taxes are paid to Town of Catawba Treasurer through July 31.

  • 1st payment 10% or full payment due by January 31
  • 2nd payment 40% due by April 30 April Payment Due List (2019 taxes paid by 4/30/20)
  • 3rd payment 50% due by July 31  July Payment Due List (2019 taxes paid by 7/31/20)

 All real estate taxes under $100, personal property taxes and special charges are due January 31 to the Town of Catawba.

Alternative Options
1. Pay your taxes in full by January 31.
2. Pay 50% of your taxes by January 31 and 50% by July 31 
When using this option, add the first two installments as printed on the tax bill stubs.

All payments of current year taxes are paid through July 31st to: Town of Catawba Treasurer,                                                                      Darenda HlasnyN3374 Co Rd O; Catawba, WI  54515


Online Payment

Pay with credit/debit card or E-check with this 
payment portal through July 31st.                       There is a 3% fee charged for credit/debit card payments and fee of $1.50 for E-check for which the taxpayer is responsible.  Point n Pay retains the fee

Missed or Late Payment
If any one of the installment payments is missed or not paid by due date, the entire unpaid balance of taxes becomes delinquent and subject to 1.5% per month interest/penalty and option to pay in installments is lost.  Pursuant to Wisconsin Statute Section 74.47, interest and penalty of 1.5% per month on the whole unpaid balance and will be charged from February 1 regardless of when the tax due becomes delinquent. No matter what installment is missed, the total unpaid balance becomes due and payable and is subject to interest and penalty from February 1 option to pay in installments is lost.

Tax payments after August 3 are considered delinquent and payable to Price County Treasurer along with interest and penalty.  Payments after August 3 can be made with credit/debit card or E-check by using this payment portal. There is a 2.35% fee charged for credit/debit card payments and $1.50 for E-checks for which the taxpayer is responsible.

Pet Fees


Dog Licenses are issued by the PRICE COUNTY SHERIFF's OFFICE through one of the options below.       MUST provide current RABIES CERTIFICATE to license dog.

  1.  Mail:  Checks payable to Price County Sheriff's Office,  Attn: Price Co Humane Officer           PO Box B  Phillips, WI 54555
  2. In Person: Price County Sheriff's Office Monday - Friday  8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  3. Online for a fee at  Dog License online renewal  

License Fee 

  • Neutered and spayed: $15
  • Unaltered: $20
  • Multiple up to 12 dogs: $35, $3 for each additional dog

Questions, Contact Humane Officer Dean Merlak 715-339-3011
Price County Ordinance 223-20 requires for the keeping of any dog over 4 months of age to be licensed .

The dog shall be vaccinated for rabies by a licensed veterinarian within 30 days of dog attaining 4 months of age.

Penalty for failure to obtain a dog license by April 1st will result in a fine of up to $200 and late fee of $5.