Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Cleveland County, OK

Cleveland County Treasurer
Jim Reynolds

Cleveland County Treasurer
201 S Jones Suite 100
Norman,Ok
73069

   
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FAQ's

Here are the Categories for Frequently Asked Questions.

Click on a Category to see questions and answers.

 

Protesting Taxes
Tax Payment Options
Annual Tax Statements
Property Tax Research/History
Amount of Taxes/How They are Calculated
Delinquent Taxes
Apportionment Of Tax Dollars
Tax Forms
Tax Warrants

Tax Levies
Miscellaneous

 

 

 

PROTESTING TAXES     BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    WHEN AND HOW DO I PROTEST IF I BELIEVE MY TAXES
            ARE TOO HIGH OR I WAS UNFAIRLY ASSESSED?

    State Law is clear on when and how property and
    personal taxes can be appealed.  All protests must be
    submitted through the County Assessor's Office.
    You can find more information on the subject by visiting
    their website at
www.clevelandcountyassessor.us

 

TAX PAYMENT OPTIONS      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    CAN I PAY MY TAXES VIA PHONE OR ONLINE?

      

Yes!  You can pay via phone by calling 1-866-518-2297,
You may pay online
by clicking here.
Point & Pay charges a convenience fee of 2.4%
for credit cards and MasterCard Debits, a $3.95 fee for
Visa debit cards.  Electronic Check fee $2.00 (online only).

 

 

    2)   WHY ARE THERE FEES ASSOCIATED WITH USING A
          CREDIT CARD OR DEBIT CARD TO PAY TAXES?

      

State Law does not allow counties to profit from or incur
expenses in regards to Credit/Debit card payments.  Point & Pay is an independent 3rd party that receives all fees
for services of online/phone payments.

 

 

 

    3)   CAN PAYMENTS BE MADE WITH CASH,
           CHECK OR A CREDIT CARD?

Yes, current taxes may be paid with any of
these methods: cash, certified funds, personal check and/or credit card.
936's can only be paid with cash, cashier’s check or money order.                         
936's cannot be paid with personal checks or credit cards.      

 

    4)   WHERE DO I MAIL TAX PAYMENTS TO?

  201 S. Jones Ave, Suite 100, Norman, OK 73069

 

    5)   WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED?

   We are located on the West side of the Cleveland

   County Courthouse, 201 S. Jones Ave, Norman, OK.
  
Click this link for specific directions to our office.

 

    6)    WHAT ARE YOUR HOURS OF BUSINESS?

     Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. except Holidays.
     For after hours convenience we have a
drop box located
     curbside, northwest corner of the Courthouse.

 

    7)    CAN I PREPRAY MY TAXES?
            
     With exception for those required to fill out a 936R
     mobile home form, Personal and Ad Valorem Property taxes may not
     be prepaid.

 

 ANNUAL TAX STATEMENTS      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)   TO WHOM AND WHERE ARE THEY MAILED?
           
      Tax statements are mailed to the owner of record at the
      address listed on the Warranty Deed, unless otherwise
      requested.

 

    2)   HOW DO I CHANGE THE NAME ON THE ACCOUNT?
   
       To make changes to the owner of record's name, a new
       Deed must be filed with the County Clerk's Office.

 

    3)    HOW DO I VERIFY THE ADDRESS WHERE
            THE STATEMENTS ARE MAILED?

        You can verify an address by clicking this link.

 

    4)   HOW DO I CHANGE THE ADDRESS
           WHERE THE STATEMENTS ARE MAILED?

        You can update the mailing address
        via email, U.S. mail, or phone.

        Send us your change information including
        your name and account number by
        clicking
here countytreasurer@ClevelandCountyOK.com.           

        You can also download a
       
Change of Address Form.
        This form needs to be mailed to
        201 S Jones Ste. 100
        Norman, Ok 73069

        Or call our office at
        405-366-0217 to update your address.

 

   5)   WHEN ARE ANNUAL TAX STATEMENTS MAILED?

         Tax statements are mailed the latter half of November.

 

    6)   IF I DO NOT RECEIVE A STATEMENT,
           AM I STILL OBLIGATED TO PAY THE TAXES?

         Yes.  State law requires taxpayers to
         pay all taxes even if a statement is never received,
         without exception.
O.S. Title 68, Section 2913.

 

    7)   WHEN ARE MY TAXES DUE?

         Payment on current year's taxes must be postmarked
         or paid before January 1st.

 

    8)   DO I HAVE TO PAY THE FULL AMOUNT
           OF MY TAX BEFORE JANUARY 1ST?

         On amounts exceeding $25.00 Taxpayers may elect
         to pay one half of their tax prior to Jan 1st,
         and the balance prior to April 1st. *When choosing
         this method it is essential that the first payment
         meet or exceed one half of the tax, to the penny.

 

    9)   I HAVE ESCROW THROUGH A MORTGAGE COMPANY
           AND THEY NORMALLY PAY MY TAX BILL,
           WHY DO I RECEIVE A STATEMENT?   

         State law requires a statement be mailed
         to taxpayers last known address.
         O.S. TITLE 68 SECTION 2915

 

    10)  HOW CAN I KNOW FOR SURE THAT MY MORTGAGE
            COMPANY HAS PAID MY TAX BILL?

          Mortgage Companies are extremely proficient in making
          tax payments. In addition, you can research tax payment
          history on a particular piece of property by
          clicking this link
www.clevelandcountytreasurer.com.
          Be aware that many mortgage companies will not make the
          transmittal payment until the last day of the year, and that
          our records will not reflect that payment for
 another 5-7 days. 

 

PROPERTY TAX RESEARCH/HISTORY      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)   WHAT INFORMATION ABOUT MY PROPERTY TAXES
         CAN BE FOUND ON THE WEBSITE?

           Our website provides a variety of information
         on every parcel of land in Cleveland County.
         This includes information such as Owner
          of record, Payment History and Balances due.

 

    2)    HOW DO I BEGIN A SEARCH?

            To start your search in our Website click here.

 

    3)    ARE THERE OTHER WEBSITES THAT PROVIDE
          INFORMATION ON MY PROPERTY TAXES?

            Yes, the County Assessor's site offers
         an abundance of information as well.
         To access the Assessor's website,
click here.

 

    4)    WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ACCOUNT #'s
          ON THE TREASURER'S AND ASSESSOR'S SITE?

          
        
  The Assessor's site includes an 'R', 'P', or 'M'
        followed by multiple Zero's at the beginning of
        the account number.  Otherwise they are the same.
        You do not need to enter the 'Alpha character'
        or the Zero's to search your account on the
        County Treasurer's Website.

 

  AMOUNT OF TAX/HOW THEY ARE CALCULATED      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    HOW ARE TAXES CALCULATED?

          Property Tax Rate: The rate of tax is
          determined by the County Excise Board
          based upon the budgets submitted by the
          Schools, Cities, and County, plus amounts
          necessary to pay the bonded indebtedness
          voted by the people.

          The simple answer is the "taxable value"
           of a property multiplied (x) by the "millage rate".

           Tax Estimator

 

    2)    ARE THERE TAX EXEMPTIONS WHICH CAN
            LOWER PROPERTY TAXES?

           Yes.  There are a number of exemptions,
           including "Homestead", "Senior Freeze",
           and "100% Military disabled".
          
Click here to see what exemptions you may qualify for.

 

    3)    CAN TAXES GO UP ON SENIORS WHO'VE
            QUALIFIED FOR SENIOR FREEZE?

          Yes.  The freeze is on the "taxable value".
          While this can and often does limit the growth
          rate of property taxes, other factors such as
          new bond issues approved by voters can increase
          the "millage rate".  Remember, property taxes are
          calculated as taxable value multiplied(x) by the millage rate.

 

    4)    CAN TAXES GO UP MORE THAN 3% IN ANY GIVEN YEAR FOR HOMESTEADS & AGRICULTURAL PROPERTY?

          Yes, The 3% cap on property taxes for
          Homesteads & Agricultural property is
          a cap on "Taxable Value".  While this can and often
          does limit the growth rate of property taxes,
          other factors such as new bond issues approved
          by voters can increase the "millage rate".
          Remember, property taxes are calculated as taxable
          value multiplied(X) by the millage rate.

 

   5)    WHAT IS THE CAP ON COMMERICIAL PROPERTY?

         There is a 5% cap on taxable value for commercial property. 

 

 

 

 DELINQUENT TAXES   BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    ARE NAMES AND LEGAL DESCRIPTIONS LISTED IN THE PAPER
            TO EMBARRASS A TAXPAYER WHOSE TAXES ARE DELINQUENT?

          No. State Law requires publication of this information
          as one step in notifying taxpayers that taxes
          are delinquent on a particular piece of property.

 

    2)    WHEN ARE THE NAMES AND LEGAL DESCRIPTIONS OF
            DELINQUENT TAXPAYERS LISTED IN THE PAPER?

          For taxes due before Jan 1st of any given year,
          the publication of delinquents will take place in
          September. To avoid this publication, taxpayers
          must pay their accounts in full prior

          to August 15th. There are no exceptions.

 

    3)    CAN THE TREASURER WAIVE INTEREST, PENALTY,
            AND FEES ON MY DELINQUENT TAXES?

          State law expressly forbids a Treasurer from
          waiving interest or fees on taxes due.  The law
          provides taxpayers with a mechanism for
          protesting taxes and only through this process
          may any of the above be waived. All protest must
          be submitted through the
County Assessor's office.

 

 APPORTIONMENT OF TAX DOLLARS      BACK TO TOP

  
    1)    HOW ARE MY TAX DOLLARS SPENT IN CLEVELAND COUNTY?

          Your annual tax statement will specifically
          list where all money is spent. Overall in 2011
          Schools received 70%, Cities 9%, Library 7%,
          Health Department 3%, and the County Offices
          (combined) 11% of the total revenue.

          


2017 Tax Year Chart

 


TAX FORMS      BACK TO TOP


    1)    WHERE CAN I PICK UP THE FORMS FOR HOMESTEAD,
           DISABLED AND SENIOR FREEZE EXEMPTIONS?

         Most forms such as these and others including
         Business, Mobile Home (936) and Farm Equipment
         can be found at the Cleveland County Assessor's
         Office.  Call (405)366-0230 or visit
        
www.clevelandcountyassessor.us
         to get more information.

 

 TAX WARRANT      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    WHAT IS A TAX WARRANT?

          It is a warrant issued by the Treasurer
          and served by the Sheriff's office when
          taxes are delinquent on personal property.

 

    2)    WHEN ARE THEY ISSUED?
            
          For taxes due prior to January 1st of any given
          year, warrants can be issued any time after June 1st.

 

    3)    ARE THERE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH A TAX WARRANT?

          Yes. The Treasurer's office has statutory fees
          for processing the warrant and the Sheriff's
          department has statutory fees for serving the
          warrant.  In addition to the fees,
          interest will accrue until full payment is made.

 

    4)    CAN I BE ARRESTED FOR HAVING A TAX WARRANT
           ISSUED AGAINST ME OR MY BUSINESS?

          No! There are financial obligations associated
          with a Tax Warrant, but no criminal penalty.

 

    5)    WHAT HAPPENS IF I DO NOT PAY THE
            BALANCE ON THE ACCOUNT?

          In addition to the fees and interest as
          described above, State Law allows for Liens
          to be placed on real estate, and seizure
          of personal property to satisfy the tax debt.

 

    6)    IF I WAS SERVED A TAX WARRANT AND HAVE QUESTIONS,
            WHO SHOULD I CONTACT?

          Once a Warrant has been issued the Sheriff's Deputy whose  name is listed on the warrant should be contacted at the Treasurer's Office.

 

    7)    WHERE DO I PAY THE BALANCE DUE FOR A TAX WARRANT?

          All payments should be made to the Cleveland County
          Treasurer's Office, with any of the payment options listed above.

 

TAX LEVIES      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    WHAT IS A TAX LEVY?

          A Tax levy is the amount charged per thousand dollars of

          assessed value on property.  For purposes of taxation

          Cleveland County is divided into 31 distinct districts, based

          upon the school system that a property sits within.

 

 

    2)    HOW IS A TAX LEVY SET?
            
          The State Constitution and State Laws, along with Voter

          approved bond issues are the predominate factor in

          establishing tax levies.

 

     3)   WHERE DO I FIND MY SCHOOL DISTRICT?

          This information will be listed on your tax statement.

          In addition, you may research the information on our

          website.  Click this link to research  your taxes.

 

    4)    DO YOU HAVE A LIST OF THE CURRENT LEVY RATES IN

            CLEVELAND COUNTY?

          Yes, Click this link for a complete list. 

 

 MISCELLANEOUS      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    ARE MOBILE HOMES INCLUDED IN REAL ESTATE TAXES?

          If the County Assessor has included a mobile
          home with the land there will be one bill that is all
          inclusive, otherwise there will be separate bills
          for the real estate and the mobile home.

 

    2)    WHAT IS A FIRE DISTRICT?

          Rural Fire Districts are created through a
          vote of the people.  Once approved, they are
          assessed annually and collected in the 
          same manner as all ad valorem taxes.

 

Here are the Categories for Frequently Asked Questions.

Click on a Category to see questions and answers.

 

Protesting Taxes
Tax Payment Options
Annual Tax Statements
Property Tax Research/History
Amount of Taxes/How They are Calculated
Delinquent Taxes
Apportionment Of Tax Dollars
Tax Forms
Tax Warrants

Tax Levies
Miscellaneous

 

 

 

PROTESTING TAXES     BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    WHEN AND HOW DO I PROTEST IF I BELIEVE MY TAXES
            ARE TOO HIGH OR I WAS UNFAIRLY ASSESSED?

    State Law is clear on when and how property and
    personal taxes can be appealed.  All protests must be
    submitted through the County Assessor's Office.
    You can find more information on the subject by visiting
    their website at
www.clevelandcountyassessor.us

 

TAX PAYMENT OPTIONS      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    CAN I PAY MY TAXES VIA PHONE OR ONLINE?

      

Yes!  You can pay via phone by calling 1-866-518-2297,
You may pay online
by clicking here.
Point & Pay charges a convenience fee of 2.4%
for credit cards and MasterCard Debits, a $3.95 fee for
Visa debit cards.  Electronic Check fee $2.00 (online only).

 

 

    2)   WHY ARE THERE FEES ASSOCIATED WITH USING A
          CREDIT CARD OR DEBIT CARD TO PAY TAXES?

      

State Law does not allow counties to profit from or incur
expenses in regards to Credit/Debit card payments.  Point & Pay is an independent 3rd party that receives all fees
for services of online/phone payments.

 

 

 

    3)   CAN PAYMENTS BE MADE WITH CASH,
           CHECK OR A CREDIT CARD?

Yes, current taxes may be paid with any of
these methods: cash, certified funds, personal check and/or credit card.
936's can only be paid with cash, cashier’s check or money order.                         
936's cannot be paid with personal checks or credit cards.      

 

    4)   WHERE DO I MAIL TAX PAYMENTS TO?

  201 S. Jones Ave, Suite 100, Norman, OK 73069

 

    5)   WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED?

   We are located on the West side of the Cleveland

   County Courthouse, 201 S. Jones Ave, Norman, OK.
  
Click this link for specific directions to our office.

 

    6)    WHAT ARE YOUR HOURS OF BUSINESS?

     Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. except Holidays.
     For after hours convenience we have a
drop box located
     curbside, northwest corner of the Courthouse.

 

    7)    CAN I PREPRAY MY TAXES?
            
     With exception for those required to fill out a 936R
     mobile home form, Personal and Ad Valorem Property taxes may not
     be prepaid.

 

 ANNUAL TAX STATEMENTS      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)   TO WHOM AND WHERE ARE THEY MAILED?
           
      Tax statements are mailed to the owner of record at the
      address listed on the Warranty Deed, unless otherwise
      requested.

 

    2)   HOW DO I CHANGE THE NAME ON THE ACCOUNT?
   
       To make changes to the owner of record's name, a new
       Deed must be filed with the County Clerk's Office.

 

    3)    HOW DO I VERIFY THE ADDRESS WHERE
            THE STATEMENTS ARE MAILED?

        You can verify an address by clicking this link.

 

    4)   HOW DO I CHANGE THE ADDRESS
           WHERE THE STATEMENTS ARE MAILED?

        You can update the mailing address
        via email, U.S. mail, or phone.

        Send us your change information including
        your name and account number by
        clicking
here countytreasurer@ClevelandCountyOK.com.           

        You can also download a
       
Change of Address Form.
        This form needs to be mailed to
        201 S Jones Ste. 100
        Norman, Ok 73069

        Or call our office at
        405-366-0217 to update your address.

 

   5)   WHEN ARE ANNUAL TAX STATEMENTS MAILED?

         Tax statements are mailed the latter half of November.

 

    6)   IF I DO NOT RECEIVE A STATEMENT,
           AM I STILL OBLIGATED TO PAY THE TAXES?

         Yes.  State law requires taxpayers to
         pay all taxes even if a statement is never received,
         without exception.
O.S. Title 68, Section 2913.

 

    7)   WHEN ARE MY TAXES DUE?

         Payment on current year's taxes must be postmarked
         or paid before January 1st.

 

    8)   DO I HAVE TO PAY THE FULL AMOUNT
           OF MY TAX BEFORE JANUARY 1ST?

         On amounts exceeding $25.00 Taxpayers may elect
         to pay one half of their tax prior to Jan 1st,
         and the balance prior to April 1st. *When choosing
         this method it is essential that the first payment
         meet or exceed one half of the tax, to the penny.

 

    9)   I HAVE ESCROW THROUGH A MORTGAGE COMPANY
           AND THEY NORMALLY PAY MY TAX BILL,
           WHY DO I RECEIVE A STATEMENT?   

         State law requires a statement be mailed
         to taxpayers last known address.
         O.S. TITLE 68 SECTION 2915

 

    10)  HOW CAN I KNOW FOR SURE THAT MY MORTGAGE
            COMPANY HAS PAID MY TAX BILL?

          Mortgage Companies are extremely proficient in making
          tax payments. In addition, you can research tax payment
          history on a particular piece of property by
          clicking this link
www.clevelandcountytreasurer.com.
          Be aware that many mortgage companies will not make the
          transmittal payment until the last day of the year, and that
          our records will not reflect that payment for
 another 5-7 days. 

 

PROPERTY TAX RESEARCH/HISTORY      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)   WHAT INFORMATION ABOUT MY PROPERTY TAXES
         CAN BE FOUND ON THE WEBSITE?

           Our website provides a variety of information
         on every parcel of land in Cleveland County.
         This includes information such as Owner
          of record, Payment History and Balances due.

 

    2)    HOW DO I BEGIN A SEARCH?

            To start your search in our Website click here.

 

    3)    ARE THERE OTHER WEBSITES THAT PROVIDE
          INFORMATION ON MY PROPERTY TAXES?

            Yes, the County Assessor's site offers
         an abundance of information as well.
         To access the Assessor's website,
click here.

 

    4)    WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ACCOUNT #'s
          ON THE TREASURER'S AND ASSESSOR'S SITE?

          
        
  The Assessor's site includes an 'R', 'P', or 'M'
        followed by multiple Zero's at the beginning of
        the account number.  Otherwise they are the same.
        You do not need to enter the 'Alpha character'
        or the Zero's to search your account on the
        County Treasurer's Website.

 

  AMOUNT OF TAX/HOW THEY ARE CALCULATED      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    HOW ARE TAXES CALCULATED?

          Property Tax Rate: The rate of tax is
          determined by the County Excise Board
          based upon the budgets submitted by the
          Schools, Cities, and County, plus amounts
          necessary to pay the bonded indebtedness
          voted by the people.

          The simple answer is the "taxable value"
           of a property multiplied (x) by the "millage rate".

           Tax Estimator

 

    2)    ARE THERE TAX EXEMPTIONS WHICH CAN
            LOWER PROPERTY TAXES?

           Yes.  There are a number of exemptions,
           including "Homestead", "Senior Freeze",
           and "100% Military disabled".
          
Click here to see what exemptions you may qualify for.

 

    3)    CAN TAXES GO UP ON SENIORS WHO'VE
            QUALIFIED FOR SENIOR FREEZE?

          Yes.  The freeze is on the "taxable value".
          While this can and often does limit the growth
          rate of property taxes, other factors such as
          new bond issues approved by voters can increase
          the "millage rate".  Remember, property taxes are
          calculated as taxable value multiplied(x) by the millage rate.

 

    4)    CAN TAXES GO UP MORE THAN 3% IN ANY GIVEN YEAR FOR HOMESTEADS & AGRICULTURAL PROPERTY?

          Yes, The 3% cap on property taxes for
          Homesteads & Agricultural property is
          a cap on "Taxable Value".  While this can and often
          does limit the growth rate of property taxes,
          other factors such as new bond issues approved
          by voters can increase the "millage rate".
          Remember, property taxes are calculated as taxable
          value multiplied(X) by the millage rate.

 

   5)    WHAT IS THE CAP ON COMMERICIAL PROPERTY?

         There is a 5% cap on taxable value for commercial property. 

 

 

 

 DELINQUENT TAXES   BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    ARE NAMES AND LEGAL DESCRIPTIONS LISTED IN THE PAPER
            TO EMBARRASS A TAXPAYER WHOSE TAXES ARE DELINQUENT?

          No. State Law requires publication of this information
          as one step in notifying taxpayers that taxes
          are delinquent on a particular piece of property.

 

    2)    WHEN ARE THE NAMES AND LEGAL DESCRIPTIONS OF
            DELINQUENT TAXPAYERS LISTED IN THE PAPER?

          For taxes due before Jan 1st of any given year,
          the publication of delinquents will take place in
          September. To avoid this publication, taxpayers
          must pay their accounts in full prior

          to August 15th. There are no exceptions.

 

    3)    CAN THE TREASURER WAIVE INTEREST, PENALTY,
            AND FEES ON MY DELINQUENT TAXES?

          State law expressly forbids a Treasurer from
          waiving interest or fees on taxes due.  The law
          provides taxpayers with a mechanism for
          protesting taxes and only through this process
          may any of the above be waived. All protest must
          be submitted through the
County Assessor's office.

 

 APPORTIONMENT OF TAX DOLLARS      BACK TO TOP

  
    1)    HOW ARE MY TAX DOLLARS SPENT IN CLEVELAND COUNTY?

          Your annual tax statement will specifically
          list where all money is spent. Overall in 2011
          Schools received 70%, Cities 9%, Library 7%,
          Health Department 3%, and the County Offices
          (combined) 11% of the total revenue.

          


2017 Tax Year Chart

 


TAX FORMS      BACK TO TOP


    1)    WHERE CAN I PICK UP THE FORMS FOR HOMESTEAD,
           DISABLED AND SENIOR FREEZE EXEMPTIONS?

         Most forms such as these and others including
         Business, Mobile Home (936) and Farm Equipment
         can be found at the Cleveland County Assessor's
         Office.  Call (405)366-0230 or visit
        
www.clevelandcountyassessor.us
         to get more information.

 

 TAX WARRANT      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    WHAT IS A TAX WARRANT?

          It is a warrant issued by the Treasurer
          and served by the Sheriff's office when
          taxes are delinquent on personal property.

 

    2)    WHEN ARE THEY ISSUED?
            
          For taxes due prior to January 1st of any given
          year, warrants can be issued any time after June 1st.

 

    3)    ARE THERE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH A TAX WARRANT?

          Yes. The Treasurer's office has statutory fees
          for processing the warrant and the Sheriff's
          department has statutory fees for serving the
          warrant.  In addition to the fees,
          interest will accrue until full payment is made.

 

    4)    CAN I BE ARRESTED FOR HAVING A TAX WARRANT
           ISSUED AGAINST ME OR MY BUSINESS?

          No! There are financial obligations associated
          with a Tax Warrant, but no criminal penalty.

 

    5)    WHAT HAPPENS IF I DO NOT PAY THE
            BALANCE ON THE ACCOUNT?

          In addition to the fees and interest as
          described above, State Law allows for Liens
          to be placed on real estate, and seizure
          of personal property to satisfy the tax debt.

 

    6)    IF I WAS SERVED A TAX WARRANT AND HAVE QUESTIONS,
            WHO SHOULD I CONTACT?

          Once a Warrant has been issued the Sheriff's Deputy whose  name is listed on the warrant should be contacted at the Treasurer's Office.

 

    7)    WHERE DO I PAY THE BALANCE DUE FOR A TAX WARRANT?

          All payments should be made to the Cleveland County
          Treasurer's Office, with any of the payment options listed above.

 

TAX LEVIES      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    WHAT IS A TAX LEVY?

          A Tax levy is the amount charged per thousand dollars of

          assessed value on property.  For purposes of taxation

          Cleveland County is divided into 31 distinct districts, based

          upon the school system that a property sits within.

 

 

    2)    HOW IS A TAX LEVY SET?
            
          The State Constitution and State Laws, along with Voter

          approved bond issues are the predominate factor in

          establishing tax levies.

 

     3)   WHERE DO I FIND MY SCHOOL DISTRICT?

          This information will be listed on your tax statement.

          In addition, you may research the information on our

          website.  Click this link to research  your taxes.

 

    4)    DO YOU HAVE A LIST OF THE CURRENT LEVY RATES IN

            CLEVELAND COUNTY?

          Yes, Click this link for a complete list. 

 

 MISCELLANEOUS      BACK TO TOP

 

    1)    ARE MOBILE HOMES INCLUDED IN REAL ESTATE TAXES?

          If the County Assessor has included a mobile
          home with the land there will be one bill that is all
          inclusive, otherwise there will be separate bills
          for the real estate and the mobile home.

 

    2)    WHAT IS A FIRE DISTRICT?

          Rural Fire Districts are created through a
          vote of the people.  Once approved, they are
          assessed annually and collected in the 
          same manner as all ad valorem taxes.

 

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