Took Office in 2013
The County Assessor:
- Has the responsibility to appraise and assess the real and personal property within the county for the purpose of ad-valorem taxation.
- Is required to compute the ad-valorem taxes due on all the taxable property.
- By law, the county assessor appraises all the taxable real property according to its fair cash value for which the property is actually being used as of January 1 of the taxable year.
- In 1987, Jackson County was one of the first counties to implement computerization of assessment and tax rolls.
- The Assessor’s office currently has cadastrial mapping, as well as, CAMA (computer assisted mass appraisal) systems to better serve the needs of Jackson County citizens.
- Undergoes compliance checks by the Oklahoma Tax Commission