Tensas Parish, Louisiana - Assessor's Office
The Tensas Parish Assessor is responsible for appraising real estate and assessing a property tax on properties located in Tensas Parish, Louisiana. You can contact the Tensas Parish Assessor for:
- Information on your property's tax assessment
- Reporting upgrades or improvements
- Checking the Tensas Parish property tax due date
- Your property tax bill
- Appealing your property tax appraisal
- Paying your property tax
Parish CourthouseThe Tensas Parish Assessor's Office is located in St. Joseph, Louisiana.
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Tensas 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 Tensas Parish Tax Assessor may also serve as the Tensas Parish Tax Appraiser.
- The Tensas Parish Tax Assessor is responsible for setting property tax rates and collecting owed property tax on real estate located in Tensas Parish.
- The Tensas 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 Tensas Parish Tax Collector is responsible for collecting property tax from property owners. They issue yearly tax bills to all property owners in Tensas Parish, and work with the sheriff's office to foreclose on properties with delinquent taxes.
When contacting Tensas Parish about your property taxes, make sure that you are contacting the correct office. You can call the Tensas Parish Tax Assessor's Office for assistance at 318-766-3501. 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 Tensas Parish assessor's office at 318-766-3503. Please call the assessor's office in St. Joseph before you send documents or if you need to schedule a meeting. If you have general questions, you can call the Tensas Parish government at 22109.