T
he Polk County Tax Office is located at:

51 Walker Street in Columbus. 
The business hours are
Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm.


FOR GENERAL QUESTIONS EMAIL: taxdepartment@polknc.org

DUPLICATE TAX RECEIPTS FOR REAL AND PERSONAL PROPERTY TAXES ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE. (PLEASE SCROLL DOWN). 

MOTOR VEHICLE TAX RECEIPTS ARE AVAILABLE ON YOUR VEHICLE REGISTRATION CARD. DUPLICATE VEHICLE TAX RECEIPTS MAY BE OBTAINED BY CALLING THE DMV AT 919-814-1779


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PARCEL INFORMATION IS UPDATED EVERY ONE TO TWO MONTHS. IF YOU HAVE SOLD OR PURCHASED PROPERTY WITHIN THE PAST TWO MONTHS AND THE CORRECT OWNERSHIP INFO IS NOT BEING DISPLAYED, PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE.
DUE TO THE COUNTY REVALUATION, OWNERSHIP TRANSFERS AND VALUATIONS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE ON GIS UNTIL AFTER JANUARY 31, 2017. 
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ALL OTHER RESEARCH IS DONE VIA FAX REQUEST


         
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Click this link for the Polk County LICENSE PLATE AGENCY

Mission

Conducts tax assessments and collections on real property, personal property and vehicles. Maintains public information on all residential and commercial properties in Polk County. Conducts periodic inspections and assessments. Partners with Registrar of Deeds, Building Inspections, Planning & Zoning and State Departments.

Also see our calendar for important dates. Calendar is located on the Home page, click 'See All Events' then choose the Tax Office from the drop down selections.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW TAX RECEIPTS ONLINE

*IMPORTANT* DISCOUNTS SHOWN ON THE AMOUNT DUE APPLIES ONLY TO TAXES PAID PRIOR TO SEPTEMBER 1. 


CLICK HERE TO PAY VEHICLE REGISTRATION RENEWAL

CLICK HERE TO PAY TAXES ONLINE
(pays real estate, personal property)

You can also pay taxes by telephone at 1(800) 272-9829, please use your jurisdiction code of 4397.

Polk County Tax Collector uses Official Payments Corporation to accept online, telephone and in office payments. Clicking on the above links will take you automatically to their site. They charge a 3% convenience fee for the service.

Contact Information (Mailing and Physical)

PO Box 308
51 Walker St
Columbus NC 28722
8:30-5:00 Mon-Fri
Ph: 828-894-8500