Oregon law allows for reduced property taxes for farmland, forestland, and some natural spaces. But, you must apply.
Riparian zones (stream banks)
If you have questions, you can contact our office at (503) 846-8826
Calculation of deferred taxes
If you would like to know what the estimated deferred taxes would be if land currently under farm or forest deferral were to be disqualified, please submit the form below along with a check for the $70 fee per Map&Tax Lot or acreage designation.
Washington County's supervisory authority, The Department of Revenue, has implemented Oregon Administrative Rule (150-308-1500) which has changed the process by which deferred tax calculations are generated. This change is effective as of 8/15/18.