Department of Assessment
Benton County lobbies are closed to public access. We are open by appointment only, telephone 541-766-6855; or email email@example.com. Please 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