Auditor's Office

Taylor County Auditor’s Office


Office Hours 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday


405 Jefferson Street, Ste. 1
Bedford, IA 50833
Phone: 712-523-2280
Fax: 712-523-2274
E-mail: [email protected]


Duties of the office include:

- Secretary to the Board of Supervisors, including preparing their agenda

- Commissioner of all elections for school board, city, county, state and federal elections

- Real estate transfers and overseer of county plats

- Provide passport services

- Audit & pays all claims against the county

- Keeps a complete record of all accounting transactions of the county

- Payroll and human resource department

- Certifies  the Schools, Cities, Townships, Agricultural Extension, Emergency    Management Agency, E911 Service Board, and Assessor completed budgets to the Department of Management

- Compiles levies for taxation and prepares tax statements


 For additional information about our office, please visit the auditor’s web site at  or   Our office is always available to help with your questions and invites you to visit our office anytime.


Bethany Murphy , Auditor


Paige Beason, Deputy


Sue Cox, Deputy