Ohio County, Kentucky - Assessor's Office
The Ohio County Assessor is responsible for appraising real estate and assessing a property tax on properties located in Ohio County, Kentucky. You can contact the Ohio County Assessor for:
- Your property tax bill
- Reporting upgrades or improvements
- Appealing your property tax appraisal
- Information on your property's tax assessment
- Checking the Ohio County property tax due date
- Paying your property tax
130 E Washington Street, Suite 215The Ohio County Assessor's Office is located in Hartford, Kentucky. Hartford is the county seat of Ohio County, where most local government offices are located.
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Ohio County Assessor's Office Services
There are three major roles involved in administering property taxes - Tax Assessor, Property Appraiser, and Tax Collector. Note that in some counties, one or more of these roles may be held by the same individual or office. For example, the Ohio County Tax Assessor may also serve as the Ohio County Tax Appraiser.
- The Ohio County Tax Assessor is responsible for setting property tax rates and collecting owed property tax on real estate located in Ohio County.
- The Ohio County Property Appraiser is responsible for determining the taxable value of each piece of real estate, which the Tax Assessor will use to determine the owed property tax.
- The Ohio County Tax Collector is responsible for collecting property tax from property owners. They issue yearly tax bills to all property owners in Ohio County, and work with the sheriff's office to foreclose on properties with delinquent taxes.
When contacting Ohio County about your property taxes, make sure that you are contacting the correct office. You can call the Ohio County Tax Assessor's Office for assistance at 270-298-4433. Remember to have your property's Tax ID Number or Parcel Number available when you call!
Please call the assessor's office in Hartford before you send documents or if you need to schedule a meeting. If you have general questions, you can call the Ohio County Courthouse at 270-298-4400.