"Serving You Is An Honor" Kristie Glass Maxwell Tipton County Trustee

COVINGTON
1 Pleasant Ave, Rm 203
PO Box 487 (mailing address)
Covington, TN 38019  Office: 901-476-0211 Fax: 901-476-0239
Monday thru Friday 8:00 – 5:00 rttrustee@bellsouth.net

MUNFORD

Munford City Hall 
1397 Munford Avenue 
Munford, TN 38058 
Office: 901-837-5970 Fax: 901-837-1161
Open Every Wednesday during tax season, beginning the first Wednesday after you receive your tax notice thru Feb 18, 2015. 8:30 – 4:30 / 12:00 - 1:00 (Out to Lunch) 

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BANK DRAFTS
You may now pay property taxes by bank draft.  There are three options available: annual, four payments (Nov- Feb), and monthly.  Click here for sample form.  Please call our office for more detailed information.

CITY TAX LOCATIONS
City taxes are not collected in the Trustee’s office.  Please make inquiries directly to the municipalities.  For your convenience, the city office numbers are below: 

171     Covington     901-476-9613
036    Atoka            901-837-5300
087    Brighton        901-475-0324
467     Mason           901-294-3525
512     Munford        901-837-0171

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Click here to get answers for frequently asked questions.

GIS MAPPING
To view property on the Tipton County GIS Mapping Website, visit: http://tiptontn.geopowered.com/PropertySearch/

LOCATIONS, HOURS & HOLIDAYS (Holiday Schedule)
COVINGTON
1 Pleasant Ave, Rm 203 PO Box 487 (mailing address) Covington, TN 38019  Office: 901-476-0211 Fax: 901-476-0239 Monday – Friday 8:00 – 5:00

MUNFORD
Munford City Hall  1397 Munford Avenue  Munford, TN 38058  Office: 901-837-5970 Fax: 901-837-1161 Open Every Wednesday during tax season, beginning the first Wednesday after you receive your tax notice thru February 18th. 8:30 – 4:30

12:00-1:00- Out to Lunch

MORTGAGE COMPANY INFORMATION
Paying agents and/or mortgage companies may request a tax notice from the taxpayer or from the Property Assessment Division in Nashville.  Information is also available on their website at: TN Trustee Assn Site.  Terminals for inquiry are available in the Trustee’s office.  Remittances must show the control map, group, and parcel numbers for which each payment is being made.  You may find parcel numbers at: http://www.assessment.state.tn.us/.  File format diskette remittance is available from Local Government Processing Center, 714 Armstrong Lane, Columbia, TN 38401---Telephone 931-381-1155.  Be sure to name the file properly.

PARTIAL PAYMENTS
Partial payments may be made on the taxes due in the Trustee’s office.  However, penalty and interest will be added to any unpaid balance if paid after the February 28th deadline.

PAY TAXES ONLINE
Online payment of property taxes may be made.  Please visit The TN County Trustee Association Site to pay online.  The online company charges a 2.75% fee for a credit or debit transaction.  There is a 1.5% fee for an online check transaction.  If you choose to pay online, payment must be made in full.

Don't want to pay online?  Try the Phone Payment System: 1-877-768-5048
Tennesseetrustee.com accepts payments from the following: trustee cc

REFUNDS

Refunds are issued on parcels already paid by another agency; however, refunds will not be issued for any other reason.

STAFF Trustee Office Staff
Brenda Delashmit
, Chief Deputy Trustee/Administrative Assistant, Serving Tipton County since 1996 Shirley Gray, Deputy Trustee, Serving Tipton County since 1995 Tina Anderson, Deputy Trustee, Serving Tipton County since 2002 Ginger Sallee, Deputy Trustee, Serving Tipton County since 2003

TAX DUE DATES & PENALTIES
Property taxes become due the first Monday in October, giving 5 months to pay without penalty through February 28, becoming delinquent on March 1.  Penalty & Interest accrues at 1.5% on the first day of each month beginning March 1.  Penalty and Interest are rounded to the nearest dollar.

March 1.5%  April 3.0% May 4.5%  June 6.0%  July 7.5%  August 9.0%  September 10.5%  October 12.0%  November 13.5%  December 15.0 %  January 16.5%  February 18.0%  March 19.5%

TAX NOTICES

A tax notice is mailed to the January 1st owner during the first week in October.

TAX RATES

Tipton County Property Tax 2010 rate $2.34 @ $100 Assessed Value. Tipton County Property Tax 2011 rate $2.34 @ $100 Assessed Value. Tipton County Property Tax 2012 rate $2.34 @ $100 Assessed Value. Tipton County Property Tax 2013 rate $2.34 @ $100 Assessed Value. Tipton County Property Tax 2014 rate $2.4169 @ $100 Assessed Value.

TAX RELIEF

State of Tennessee Tax Relief is available for: Elderly or Disabled Homeowners, or 100% Disabled Veteran Homeowners.  Click here for elderly and disabled homeowner brochure.  Click here for the disabled veteran homeowner brochure.

Information also available on the web at: www.tn.gov/comptroller/pa/patxr.htm 

Click here for a checklist of items needed to apply or call our office 901-476-0211 for more information

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