Director's Office

Courntey Kay-Decker

Courtney M. Kay-Decker became Director of the Iowa Department of Revenue on January 14, 2011.

Ms. Kay-Decker began practicing law in 1997 with O’Connor & Thomas in Dubuque, Iowa.  Prior to joining the Department, Ms. Kay-Decker was a partner at Lane & Waterman LLP in Davenport, Iowa. Her practice covered general business, estate planning and administration, and tax issues.

Ms. Kay- Decker received her B.A. in Economics from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.  She holds a doctor of jurisprudence with distinction from the University of Iowa College of Law.  She served as a member of the Iowa State Board of Tax Review from 2000-2007; and was Chair of the Board from 2003-2007.



    Questions about Iowa taxes?

    Contact Taxpayer Services by e-mail or
    by calling 1-800-367-3388 (Iowa, Omaha, Rock Island, Moline) or 515-281-3114.


Contact for management issues:

Courtney M. Kay-Decker, Director,