Elk County Treasurer's Office
Rachel D. Ware, Treasurer
Howard, KS 67349
Office hours: 7:00 AM TO 5:00 PM Monday thru Thursday
Drivers License hours: 7:00 AM TO 5:00 PM Tuesday thru Thursday
RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE OFFICE
The county treasurer's office by state law is responsible for the tax billing, collection and distribution of tax money for the state, county, cities and all other taxing entities that levy Ad Valorem and/or special assessment taxes. The treasurer is also responsible for all other moneys belonging to Elk County and/or directed by law to be paid to the treasurer. In addition, the treasurer serves as an agent for the State Department of Revenue, Division of Motor Vehicle regarding the administration of the state motor vehicle title and registration laws.