Yoakum County, Texas - Assessor's Office
The Yoakum County Assessor is responsible for appraising real estate and assessing a property tax on properties located in Yoakum County, Texas. You can contact the Yoakum County Assessor for:
- Paying your property tax
- Checking the Yoakum County property tax due date
- Information on your property's tax assessment
- Reporting upgrades or improvements
- Your property tax bill
- Appealing your property tax appraisal
P.O. Box 309The Yoakum County Assessor's Office is located in the Yoakum County Courthouse in Plains, Texas. Plains is the county seat of Yoakum County, where most local government offices are located.
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Yoakum 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 Yoakum County Tax Assessor may also serve as the Yoakum County Tax Appraiser.
- The Yoakum County Tax Assessor is responsible for setting property tax rates and collecting owed property tax on real estate located in Yoakum County.
- The Yoakum 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 Yoakum County Tax Collector is responsible for collecting property tax from property owners. They issue yearly tax bills to all property owners in Yoakum County, and work with the sheriff's office to foreclose on properties with delinquent taxes.
When contacting Yoakum County about your property taxes, make sure that you are contacting the correct office. You can call the Yoakum County Tax Assessor's Office for assistance at 806-456-7491-Ext.-295. 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 Yoakum County assessor's office at 806-456-7118. Please call the assessor's office in Plains before you send documents or if you need to schedule a meeting. If you have general questions, you can call the Yoakum County Courthouse at 806-456-2422.