Posted on: February 5, 2018
As required by State law, all property in Pierce County is inspected on a six-year cycle for changes that may affect value. This year residential property in the City of Tacoma is being visited by appraisers. They drive marked cars and...Read on...
Posted on: October 9, 2017
As of June 30, 2017, value notices have been sent to the owners of 321,500 residential and commercial properties throughout Pierce County. The average residential property countywide rose 12.3% to $291,848. That’s an average increase of $31,310 ...Read on...
Posted on: February 2, 2017
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 va...Read on...
Posted on: June 23, 2016
320,000 value notices have been sent to property owners throughout Pierce County. The average residential value countywide rose 10.7% to $258,427.Read on...
Posted on: February 18, 2016
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.Read on...
Posted on: November 19, 2015
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...Read on...
Posted on: July 9, 2015
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...Read on...
Posted on: September 5, 2014
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...Read on...
Posted on: March 18, 2014
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 o...Read on...
Posted on: February 6, 2014
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.Read on...
Posted on: July 13, 2013
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.Read on...
Posted on: May 2, 2013
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...
Posted on: June 14, 2012
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...