Mission Statement: To locate, identify and appraise all taxable real and personal property, in accordance with the state laws and administration procedures, while maintaining current information on the ownership and characteristics of property.
The Hertford County Tax Assessor’s Office is governed by Chapter 105 of the NC General Statutes. Our office is designed to enforce the tax statutes in a manner that is equitable to all taxpayers. The statutory function of our office is to list and assess all real and personal property situated in Hertford County. Its purpose is to generate proceeds for counties, cities and special districts to use in supporting governmental services at the local level. The county assessor shall have general charge of the listing, appraisal, and assessment of all property in the county in accordance with the provisions of law. He/She shall perform the duties imposed upon him/her by law, and he/she shall have and exercise all powers reasonably necessary in the performance of his duties not inconsistent with the Constitution of laws of this State.
Hours of operation 8:30am – 5:00pm Monday-Friday