Posted on: February 2, 2017

2017 Property Tax Statements Mailed and Online

Property tax is one of the principal ways that we pay for the many services of local government.  Pierce County’s Assessor-Treasurer will collect $1.27 Billion this year for education, public safety, parks, roads, libraries and other valuable c...

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Posted on: June 23, 2016

2016 Revaluation Cards Show What Your Property is Worth

320,000 value notices have been sent to property owners throughout Pierce County. The average residential value countywide rose 10.7% to $258,427.

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Posted on: February 18, 2016

Assessor-Treasurer Helps Make Sense of Your Property Tax Bill

Pierce County Assessor-Treasurer Mike Lonergan helps make sense of your property tax bill, and he explains the increases you can expect in certain areas of the County.

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Posted on: November 19, 2015

More Households May Qualify For a Senior/Disabled Property Tax Exemption

The Washington State Legislature has changed the Senior/Disabled property tax exemption program by increasing the maximum annual household income from $35,000 to $40,000. This change is not retroactive, it applies to property taxes due in 2016 and forward...

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Posted on: July 9, 2015

Your 2015 Property Values

In general, residential property in Pierce County has gone up an average of 6.6% in the past year, and commercial property has increased 2.25%. This marks the third year of recovery from the sharp drop in property values during 2009 to 2012.

The average ho...

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Posted on: September 18, 2014

Assessing New Construction

Posted on: September 5, 2014

The "Pay Property Taxes Online"is now working

There you will also see contact information in case you have any questions or difficulty while making your tax payment.

Keep in mind that there will be a small fee for paying by E-Check or Debit, and a percentage fee charged by Point & Pay for using yo...

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Posted on: June 26, 2014

Property Values Increase

Posted on: March 18, 2014

Pay your property taxes online

A message from your Pierce County Assessor-Treasurer:

Thank you for your patience! The "Pay Property Taxes Online" tab on the Assessor-Treasurer’s home page www.piercecountywa.org/atr is now working.

Please feel free to click on it in order to pa...Read on...

Posted on: February 6, 2014

Live Chat for Property Tax Questions

News from PCTV--Now you can chat by computer with your Assessor-Treasurer's office if you have a question about your property tax statements.

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Posted on: July 13, 2013

2013 Valuations Show Property Value Increase

Assessor-Treasurer Mike Lonergan discusses property valuations on the Pierce County News TV show.

To learn more about property valuations, please call us at (253) 798-6111, send us an email, or visit the Property Assessment section of our website.

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Posted on: May 2, 2013

Appraisal Swearing-in Ceremony

All property appraisers employed by Pierce County have re-affirmed their oath of office. County Assessor-Treasurer Mike Lonergan administered the oath to members of his staff, and presented them with framed certificates.

The Oath reads in part, "I wil...

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Posted on: June 14, 2012

Property value notices to be mailed June 22

The Pierce County Assessor-Treasurer's office will begin mailing notices of value for most residential and commercial properties in Pierce County on June 22.

The notices provide taxpayers with their assessed values as of Jan. 1, 2012. Those values are...Read on...