Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana - Assessor's Office
The Tangipahoa Parish Assessor is responsible for appraising real estate and assessing a property tax on properties located in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana. You can contact the Tangipahoa Parish Assessor for:
- Paying your property tax
- Reporting upgrades or improvements
- Information on your property's tax assessment
- Your property tax bill
- Appealing your property tax appraisal
- Checking the Tangipahoa Parish property tax due date
Parish CourthouseThe Tangipahoa Parish Assessor's Office is located in the Tangipahoa Parish Courthouse Building, Room 102 in Amite, Louisiana. Amite is the county seat of Tangipahoa Parish, where most local government offices are located.
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Tangipahoa Parish 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 Tangipahoa Parish Tax Assessor may also serve as the Tangipahoa Parish Tax Appraiser.
- The Tangipahoa Parish Tax Assessor is responsible for setting property tax rates and collecting owed property tax on real estate located in Tangipahoa Parish.
- The Tangipahoa Parish 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 Tangipahoa Parish Tax Collector is responsible for collecting property tax from property owners. They issue yearly tax bills to all property owners in Tangipahoa Parish, and work with the sheriff's office to foreclose on properties with delinquent taxes.
When contacting Tangipahoa Parish about your property taxes, make sure that you are contacting the correct office. You can call the Tangipahoa Parish Tax Assessor's Office for assistance at 985-748-7176. Remember to have your property's Tax ID Number or Parcel Number available when you call!
If you have documents to send, you can fax them to the Tangipahoa Parish assessor's office at 985-748-3995. Please call the assessor's office in Amite before you send documents or if you need to schedule a meeting. If you have general questions, you can call the Tangipahoa Parish government at 985-748-8994.