Property Tax Payment Instructions


           Town of Stark 2022 Taxpayers

                Real Estate and Personal Property Taxes are due January 31, 2023.

 When making payments, tear off the bottom portion at the perforation & return to me along with your check or money order.  (Keep the top portion for your records)  Choose either the FULL PAYMENT   OR   1st Installment amounts – then carefully add these amounts from each of your tax bills.


**There will be no in person tax collection.**


             Mailed payments are required –DO NOT SEND CASH


Check or money order should be mailed to;         

Town of Stark Treasurer

S3267 Plum Run Rd.

La Farge, WI 54639


**You may also drop off payment at the Stark Town Hall in the     locked mailbox by the door.

**If you would like a receipt, please include a self-addressed stamped envelope, and a receipt will be mailed to you.


DOG OWNERS:  Wisconsin State Statutes 174.05 requires the owner of a dog more than 5 months of age on January 1st, to pay the dog license tax and obtain a license. WE MUST SEE YOUR CURRENT RABIES VACCINATION CERTIFICATE before we can issue your dog license. DOG LICENSE FEES ARE AS FOLLOWS:

          – Male or Female – $8.00        

– Neutered Male or Spayed Female – $3.00

                   – Kennel License – (12 or fewer dogs) $35.00

+ $3.00 for each dog in excess of 12.


 Separate payment is requested. Mail in the proof of vaccination and self-addressed stamped envelope with it and we will send it back to you with the dog tag and receipt. Landlords, please inform your tenants to license their dogs.                                          


I will not be mailing the tax roll. A copy can be mailed if requested with a self -addressed stamped envelope. A copy will be printed in the Episcope newspaper, and can also be accessed on the Vernon County website.

If you have any questions, please contact me at 608-625-4293.

Thank you,

         Kathy Madden/Town of Stark Treasurer