Tax Office

2015 Carteret County Schedule of Values Standards & Rules
Click here for Schedule of Values Document

Business License Ordinance Information can be found here.
 
The Tax Office is responsible for listing, assessing, billing, and collecting all ad valorem (property) taxes for Carteret County in accordance with NC General Statutes.

The Tax Office maintains tax information on approximately 51,000 real property parcels, 8,000 personal property (boats, business equipment, etc.) accounts, and 61,000 motor vehicles registered in Carteret County.

The Tax Administrator serves the dual role of Tax Assessor and Tax Collector, and is appointed by the Board of Commissioners.

Tax Office Divisions
Appraisal
252-728-8485
Business Personal
252-728-8535
Collections
252-728-8525
Land Records / Mapping
252-728-8490
Personal Property
252-728-8535
Western Tax Office
252-222-5833
Fax 252-728-8588