The Tax Department is responsible for listing, appraising and assessing all real estate, personal property and registered motor vehicles within Harnett County. We are also charged with the duty of collecting all current and delinquent taxes on real and personal properties.
We are required by law, G.S. 105-287, to reappraise real property at least once every eight years. On the recommendation of the NC Department of Revenue, the Harnett County Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution to move to a four year appraisal cycle. Our next reappraisal is scheduled for January 1, 2022.
If you have any questions regarding the listing, appraising or billing of real estate, personal property or motor vehicles please call 910-893-7520.
OUR OFFICE BEGINS ACCEPTING LISTING FOR PERSONAL PROPERTY, BUSINESS PERSONAL PROPERTY, AND IMPROVEMENTS TO REAL PROPERTY BEGINNING JANUARY 2, 2020 THRU JANUARY 31, 2020.
PERSONAL PROPERTY TO LIST INCLUDES: Boats, boat motors, airplanes, (including ultra-lights), golf carts, four-wheelers, three-wheelers, jet-skis, unlicensed motor vehicles, single-wide mobile homes, double-wide mobile homes (double-wide mobile homes are listed as real property if it is located on the homeowners' land and is permanently attached).
BUSINESS PROPERTY TO LIST INCLUDES: Equipment, farm equipment (including poultry and hog house equipment), furniture and fixtures, computers, leasehold improvements, IRP tagged vehicles, and supplies that are used in connection with a business or used for the production of income.
THE DEADLINE TO LIST THESE ITEMS IS JANUARY 31st.
For more information on listing your property, please click here.
We are currently in a contract with Vincent Valuations Reappraisal Company to complete a full measure and list of all real property in our County. This team began work in August 2019. They will be visiting all properties in the county to verify that the tax information shown for your property is accurate. Members of the reappraisal team will be measuring the structures on all properties as well as taking photographs.
How to recognize our Team: Members of the Reappraisal Team will be in a vehicle with magnetic signs bearing the Harnett County Logo. They will be wearing neon vests with the County Logo and will carry Harnett County issued identification badges with their photo.
How long will this project take: Since Harnett County has over 66,000 parcels and growing, we expect this project to take one to two years to complete.
Every improved property will be visited during this time period.
If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact our office at 910-814-6920. This phone line has been specifically set up to answer calls concerning the reappraisal project.
2019 HARNETT COUNTY PROPERTY TAX BILLS WERE MAILED AUGUST 2, 2019. THESE BILLS ARE DUE SEPTEMBER 1ST.
INTEREST WILL BEGIN ACCRUING ON JANUARY 7, 2020.
OUR OFFICE CONTINUES ENFORCED COLLECTIONS ON ANY DELINQUENT BALANCE THAT IS STILL OUTSTANDING, THIS INCLUDES WAGE GARNISHMENTS, BANK ACCOUNT ATTACHMENTS, FORECLOSURE ON REAL PROPERTY AND/OR SHERIFF LEVIES ON PERSONAL PROPERTY.
MAIL PAYMENTS TO:
HARNETT COUNTY TAX DEPARTMENT, 305 W. CORNELIUS HARNETT BLVD., STE. 101, LILLINGTON, NC 27546.
PAYMENTS MAY ALSO BE MADE WITH A DEBIT OR CREDIT CARD VIA THE 'PAY TAX BILL ONLINE' TAB ON OUR WEBPAGE.
(NOTE: THERE IS A PROCESSING FEE CHARGED BY OUR VENDOR FOR THIS METHOD)