2019 Assessment Notice Press Release


PRESS RELEASE

 April 1, 2019

 The Wright County Assessor’s Office will mail assessment notices to all Wright County property owners on April 1, 2019 informing them of the January 1, 2019 100% assessment.  The 2019 assessment is the basis of property taxes payable September, 2020 and March, 2021.

The 2019 assessment will include qualifying exemptions and abatements computed by the Wright County Assessor’s Office. It does not include the amounts for Military exemption and Homestead credit, Disabled Veterans Homestead credit, Business Property tax credit or the rollback that will be determined by the Iowa Department of Revenue and applied by the Wright County Auditor’s office when tax statements are prepared in 2020.

To review assessment information please visit the Wright County Assessor’s page at www.wrightcounty.org. The website will be updated with the 2019 assessment information on Monday April 1, 2019.

The Wright County Assessor’s Office will conduct an informal appeal and review period from Tuesday April 2, 2019 through Thursday, April 25, 2019. Any property owner who wishes to discuss or challenge the 2019 assessment may contact the Assessor’s Office at 515-532-3737 to set up an appointment with a staff member. We highly recommend property owners contact our office as soon as possible to ensure timely processing of requests.

Petitions to the Board of Review may be obtained from the Assessor’s Office at the courthouse or they may also contact the Assessor’s Office at splagge@co.wright.ia.us or 515-532-3737 receive a petition form by email or mail.

Since Wright County was named in the recently declared Federal Disaster Area, the deadline for appeal to the Board of Review is Wednesday, June 5, 2019.

 Shari Plagge, ICA, RES, AAS

Wright County Assessor