Town of Prentice


  • Town of Prentice
    400 Center St.
    P.O. Box 49
    Prentice, WI 54556
    Ph: 715-428-2793

  • Population: 475
  • Map

Town Departments / Positions

  • Clerk: Amy Esterholm
    PO Box 49
    Prentice, WI 54556
    Ph: 715-428-2200
  • Treasurer: Trisha Brayton
    N2879 County Road C
    Ogema, WI 54459
    Ph: 715-965-1427
  • Assessor: Appraisal Services and Data Processing Systems, Inc.    
    Adam Kremer
    2025 Fairfax St
    Eau Claire, WI 54701
    Ph: 715-834-1361
  • Zoning: Price County Zoning Department

Town Board Members

  • Chairman: Douglas Erickson
    N3838 Hay Creek Road
    Prentice, WI 54556
    Ph: 715-657-0580
  • Supervisor: Angela Fairchild
    W6381 US Highway 8
    Prentice, WI 54556
    Ph: 715-567-0250
  • Supervisor: Ken Weinzatl
    N5314 County Road K
    Prentice, WI 54556
    Ph: 715-550-5330


To view the Open Book and Board of Review schedule, please click here.

Location:  Town Hall  400 Center St 

imagesPAY DOG LICENSE ONLINE dog licenses are issued by Sheriff's Dept Humane Officer or can be completed online. Have rabies vaccination information available  

Property Tax Collection

  • 1st half  or full payment due postmarked by January 31 payable to:                                                      Town of Prentice Treasurer, PO Box 49, Prentice, WI 54556
  • 2nd half payment due postmarked by July 31 payable to:                                                             Price County Treasurer,126 Cherry St, Room 105; Phillips, WI 54555 
  • July Payment Due List    
  • Delinquent Tax Listing  
  • All real estate taxes under $100, personal property taxes, MFL and special charges are due January 31 to the Town of Elk

 1st half or full payment through January 31  to:

Town of Prentice Treasurer Trisha Brayton; PO Box 49; Prentice, WI  54556 

 Pay Tax to Town of Prentice Online

Pay the 1st half or full payment to Town of Prentice Treasurer by January 31  There is a 3% fee charged for credit/debit card payments and fee of $1.50 for E-check for which the taxpayer is responsible.

Missed or Late Payment

If any  installment payments is missed or not paid by due date:

  •  The entire unpaid balance of taxes becomes delinquent and subject to 1.5% per month interest/penalty  retroactive to February 1st 
  • option to pay in installments is lost.  

Pursuant to Wisconsin Statute Section 74.47, interest and penalty of 1.5% per month on the whole unpaid balance and will be charged from February 1 regardless of when the tax due becomes delinquent. No matter what installment is missed, the total unpaid balance becomes due and payable and is subject to interest and penalty from February 1 option to pay in installments is lost.