LAWRENCE COUNTY TAXPAYER’S NOTICE 2013
The 2013 County tax bills will be mailed last week of September and are Payable on October 1st. If you do not receive your bill by the 15th of October, please contact the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office 606-638-9873. Property tax bills are mailed to the property owner only, not to your mortgage company. Tax bills will be printed on a “White” card and will read “2013 Property Tax Statement”. When mailing your payment, please include the card with payment. If you wish a paid receipt returned to you, please enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
The following are the collection dates:
2% Discount 10/01/2012 – 11/1/2012
Face Amount 11/02/2012 – 12/31/2012
5% Penalty 01/01/2013 – 01/31/2013
10% Penalty +10%
Sheriff’s Add-on Fee 02/01/2013 – 04/15/2013
If you have a question pertaining to you property tax assessment please contact the Lawrence County Property Valuation Office at 606-638-4743.
*** PLEASE NOTE: THE LAWRENCE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE WILL NO LONGER BE ADVERTISING DELINQUENT TAX BILLS, NOR WILL THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE BE CONDUCTING A SHERIFF’S SALE. ONCE OUR BOOKS CLOSE AT THE END OF BUSINESS 4/15/14, ALL UNPAID TAX BILLS WILL BE TURNED OVER TO THE LAWRENCE COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE FOR DELINQUENT COLLECTIONS, AND AT THAT TIME BECOME SUBJECT TO ADDITIONAL FEES AND PENALTIES. ***
Overview of the Tax Calendar
The assessment date of both real and personal property is January 1 of each year. The official name on the property tax bill is the January 1st property owner. Real property owners can list their property with the property valuation administrator between January 1 and March 1, while tangible personal property must be listed between January 1 and May 15.