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Tax Department

Contact Details

Physical Address

4022 US HWY 95 N, Schurz, NV 89427

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Phone Details

Phone: (775) 773-2478

Chelsea Extension -2152
Sarah Extension -2151
Gina Extension -2150


Monday – Friday

7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. 

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About Us

The Walker River Paiute Tribe Tax Department is responsible for collecting a variety of taxes that are essential to funding critical services in the community and its members. These taxes include sales and use tax, possessory interest tax, fuel tax, cigarette tax, and alcohol tax, excise tax. By collecting these taxes, the Tax Department helps to ensure that the Walker River Paiute Tribe has the resources it needs to fund important programs and services that benefit the community.

Our Mission:

The Walker River Paiute Tribe of Taxation was established as an exercise of and to exercise tribal government sovereignty, to protect the Walker River Tribe’s right to home rule, to protect tribal members within our homeland from intrusion of tax laws from the state, and to raise needed revenues for tribal government services.

Frequently Asked Questions

No, you must be a current Nevada Tribal Member residing on the reservation.

 No, only registered vehicle owner can come in and receive an exempt.

No, you will need to bring in your information to receive a completed exemption

No, exemptions are only for Nevada tribal members who reside within walker river Paiute reservation boundaries.

Yes, if you wish to conduct business within reservation boundaries

No tribal members are exempt from the fees.

If you’re interested in applying, you can contact our office either by phone or email to request an application. Once you receive the application, simply fill it out and make the necessary payment. After that, the application will need to be reviewed and approved, which typically takes up to 10 business days. Once approved, your application will be mailed out to you promptly.

Our Team

Sarah Lamkin

Tax Director

Email – [email protected]

Gina Roberts

Tax Specialist

Email – [email protected]

Chelsea Thomas

Revenue Clerk

Email – [email protected]