Dog Tax

  • The amount is $5 per 'taxable dog'
  • Dog tax is due by May 30 of each year
  • The dog tax may be paid to the animal control officer or the Miami County Commissioners
  • If paying at the courthouse, please go to room 103 on the north end of the first floor during normal business hours (Office is closed between 11:30 - 12:30)
  • View ordinance 2007-8-21 (PDF), which defines and further describes the dog tax
  • Payments may be made by cash or check
  • Checks should be made payable to Miami County Treasurer
  • Payments are accepted by mail. Mail your checks to:
Miami County Courthouse Room 103
25 N Broadway
Peru, IN 46970

  • Please include owner's name, address (mailing and physical), phone number, and a self-addressed stamped envelope for your tags and receipt to be returned to you.