Welcome to the Jackson County Tax Administration website. The Tax Administration Department consists of land records, tax assessment and tax collections. The Land Records Division is responsible for maintaining property information used for taxation, public inquiry and legal research. Tax Assessment is responsible for listing, appraising and assessing all real and personal property. Tax Collections is responsible for the collection of all real and personal property taxes within Jackson County, including collection of taxes levied by the Town of Dillsboro, Village of Forest Hills, Town of Highlands and Town of Webster. 

2022 PROPERTY TAX LISTING NOTICE

2022 TAX RATES AND FEES

DELINQUENT ACCOUNTS AS OF OCTOBER 31, 2022

COUNTY PROPERTIES ACQUIRED THROUGH FORECLOSURE

UPCOMING FORECLOSURE SALES:





Important Dates

January 1, 2022 - First day of the 2022 listing period. First day to submit an informal appeal of real property.

January 28, 2022 - Real property value notices mailed.

January 31, 2022 - Last day of the 2022 listing period. Last day for timely filing of abstracts (listing forms), extension request and exemption/exclusion applications. Exception: property tax relief programs.

February 28, 2022 – Last day to submit an informal appeal of real property.

March 11, 2022 - Informal appeal results mailed.

April 1, 2022 - Delinquent notices mailed to taxpayers with any delinquent property taxes.

April 7, 2022 - Board of equalization and review convenes for tax year 2022.

April 15, 2022 - Last day for listing forms to be submitted, with approved extension request.

April 29, 2022 - Last day to submit a formal appeal of real property to the board of equalization and review.

May 26, 2022 - The board of equalization and review met to hear and adjudicate all timely filed real property appeals. The board closed for the 2022 tax year with the exception of duties pursuant to N.C.G.S. 105-322(g)(5).

June 1, 2022 - Last day to make application for property tax relief.

June 17, 2022 - Board of equalization and review appeal results mailed.

June 30, 2022 - Last day for budgets to be adopted by the county and municipalities. Tax rates and fees set for the 2022 tax bills.

August 1, 2022 - 2022 tax bills mailed.

September 1, 2022 - 2022 tax bills become due and payable.

January 1, 2023 - First day of the 2023 listing period. First day to submit an informal appeal of real property.

January 5, 2023 - Last day to pay 2022 property tax bills.

January 6, 2023 - Unpaid 2022 property tax bills become delinquent, 2% interest accrues, additional 3/4% each month thereafter. The Tax Collector may use enforced collections to secure payment of 2022 property tax bills.

January 31, 2023 - Last day of the 2023 listing period. Last day for timely filing of abstracts (listing forms), extension request and exemption/exclusion applications. Exception: property tax relief programs.

February 1, 2023 - Second notices mailed to property owners with unpaid 2022 property taxes.

April 3, 2023 - Delinquent notices mailed to property owners with any delinquent property taxes.

April 15, 2023 - Last day for listing forms to be submitted, with approved extension request.

April 28, 2023 - Last day to pay 2022 property tax bills before advertisement. 

May 11, 2023 - Unpaid 2022 property taxes advertised in local newspaper.







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