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We strive to provide as much public information about tax assessments and collections as possible on our website. Collection information is updated nightly to ensure we are passing accurate information on to you. You can also find real estate assessment values, neighborhood sales information, parcel history information and answers to many other real estate inquiries.

All property values are assessed as of January 1st of each year and personal and business listing information is mailed to properties active within our system. Should you be new to our area and need to list property, you can find the listing forms and contact information on our website. Please note, our real estate, business property and personal property tax bills are mailed out mid-August of each year.

In September 2013, the DMV began collecting motor vehicle taxes when you renew your vehicle (license) tag. The total charge to renew your tag now includes your vehicle property taxes in addition to the DMV tag renewal fee.

Do you quality for a property tax reduction?

In North Carolina several types of tax reductions are available to assist the elderly, disabled and veterans with property taxes. Please check our website to find more information and see if you qualify.

To learn more about the services available to you from your tax office, select a topic from the list on the left of the page.

If you have suggestions to make our website more useful please reach out to our office.

Gary C. Roberts
Tax Director

Payment Drop Box Location at 35 Woodfin Street, Asheville

You have the option of dropping off your tax payment without coming inside the office by dropping it in the payment drop box located in the driveway of our 35 Woodfin Street office in downtown Asheville.

There are several other ways to pay your property taxes, go to the "how do I pay my taxes" page.

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