Real Estate Tax
Real estate taxes are due by June 5 and December 5 each year.
The Commissioner of the Revenue assesses property owned on January 1st of each year.
To remove property call 276-645-7316
Real estate taxes are generally prorated when real estate is sold; but this is a matter to be settled between the purchaser and the former owner. Real estate is assessed in the name of the person who owned the property as of January 1. It is ultimately advertised for sale in this name if taxes are not paid.
Elderly Or The Disabled May Be Eligible For A Real Estate Discount If:
Must be 65 years old on or before January 1st of the tax year, or 100% disabled on December 31st of the year immediately preceding the taxable year.
Must be on your principal dwelling.
Family income cannot exceed $24,000.00 per year (income includes Social Security and all forms of income).
Family net worth cannot exceed $40,000.00 (Net worth includes money and real estate except the value of your dwelling and any other assets).
Application are taken between February 1 and May 1 in the Commissioner of Revenue's
Disabled Veterans Real Estate Tax Relief
For military veterans with a 100% service-connected, total and permanent disability and must occupy the property as his or her principal residence.
For More Information
If you have any questions or would like more details, please contact the City Treasurer's Office 276 645-7311.