Mission Statement 

     The Butte-Silver Bow County Treasurer’s Office is committed to provide efficient, courteous service and maintain accurate records, while upholding the fiduciary and statutory responsibilities required of the office.

Vision Statement

     Our objectives are to find innovative ways to provide top quality service at the lowest possible cost, while maintaining the highest standards of public trust, make sound investment of public funds, and collect revenue dollars while keeping the City and County of Butte-Silver Bow balanced.


The treasurer is an elected position. The treasurer serves as the custodian for all public funds within the City and County of Butte-Silver Bow. The activities of the office include:
  • Business licenses
  • Collection of real estate, centrally assessed, mobile home, and personal business taxes
  • Distribution of tax collections among the various applicable jurisdictions within the county
  • Investment of idle government funds
  • Motor vehicle licensing
  • Various reporting functions
  • Burn Permits


Business & Liquor Licenses

Business and Liquor License Information


Business License Fees

The fees for business licenses are determined by the type of business you are operating. A complete listing of business license fees is included here.

Real Estate

Motor Vehicle Information

Motor Vehicle Information

Pay Online

Pay Property Taxes Online

Learn how you can use a credit card to pay your Butte-Silver Bow property taxes to the Treasurer's Office online. We now accept eChecks.

Pursuant to MCA15-16-101 (2)(a)(vii) & (2)(c) An itemization of the taxes due for each mill levy and a comparison to the amount due for each mill levy in the prior year can be found online.

AnnouncementsMontana Property Values are increasing with the 2023 Appraisal Cycle.

Contact the Treasurer's Office

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    Lori Baker-Patrick


    Physical Address:

    Butte-Silver Bow Courthouse
    Room 206
    155 W Granite St
    Butte, MT 59701

    Phone: (406) 497-6310


    Mailing Address:

    Butte-Silver Bow Treasurer

    P.O. Box 611

    Butte, MT 59703

    Hours of Operation
    Treasure's Office Hours:

    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Motor Vehicle Department Hours:

    8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    For Property Tax Info

    (406) 497-6303

    For Motor Vehicle Info

    (406) 497-6301

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