Department of Assessment
Our office is currently closed to the public. However, we are still here to serve you.
You may reach us via phone at 541-766-6855; by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our property account search for specific property account questions.
What Is The Assessment Department Responsible For?
- Assess all properties in Benton County as of January 1, of each year. Did a Benton County Appraiser visit you?
- Administer special programs such as special assessments, senior deferral, veteran and active-duty military exemptions, enterprise zones, and various other property tax exemptions.
- Property information and ownership.
- Review taxing district budgets, compute tax rates for districts and assures that distribution of the tax levies are uniform.
Understanding Measure 50 And Your Taxable Value:
Above video courtesy of Deschutes County, Oregon
What do Property Taxes Pay For?
When Appealing Your Property Tax