Meet Your County Collector

A county-wide elected office with a four year term, the Collector's position is held by Brenda Fox.  Brenda has been the County Collector since 1999.

The Butler County Collector of Revenue is the elected official responsible for collecting current and deliquent property taxes for the county and various political subdivisions within the county which have authorized property tax levies.

The collector is responsible for the accounting and distribution of collections to tax entities such as school, Senior Citizens and fire district.  The collector also collects merchant license fees.

By law, the collector must use any legal means to collect deliquent taxes.  The collector's office provides services relating to processing tax payments from escrowed accounts held by mortgage holders on behalf of real estate owners.  Primary tax records are maintained and held for public use within the collector's offcie.

Announcements and Events

  • Tax Sale is fourth Monday of August each year.
Contact Us

Ad Valorum: Brenda Fox
Tax Sale: Kerry Wilson

Phone: (573) 686-8088
Fax:   (573) 778-8039

Online Services
Important Links

Missouri County Collector's Association

Popular Bluff

Office Information

Tax bills are mailed the middle of November and due upon receipt of the tax bill, but no later than December 31 each year.  As long as payment is postmarked by December 31 it is considered paid on time.  If a bill is not received by the second week in December, contact our office.  Failure to receive a tax bill does not relieve the obligation to pay taxes and applicable late fees.  Taxes not paid in full on or before December 31 will accrue penalties and late fees.  Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. during the summer months, but open through the lunch hour during tax season.

Office Hours

8:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Open through lunch during tax season.


Butler County Courthouse
100 N Main
Room 105
Poplar Bluff, MO  63901

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