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Welcome to the Salt Lake County Property Tax website.

Here you will find information about your property taxes, proposed tax increases, and instructions on how to appeal your property value.

Spotlight

  • Appeals filed after SEPTEMBER 16TH are considered late appeals.    See Late Appeal Guidelines for additional information.
  • Deadline for tax relief from the Salt Lake County Treasurer is September 1st
  • Entities certify their tax rates to the County

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Property Value

How do I read my valuation notice?

You can find a description of your Notice of Valuation at the Property Tax website.

How can I obtain a copy of my Notice of Valuation?

You can find a digital copy of your current Notice of Valuation by going to the "Find Details on your Property Tax Notice" page and entering your Parcel Number.

How is the value of my property determined?

The value and property type of your home or business property is determined by the Salt Lake County Assessor. Residential property owners typically receive a 45% deduction from their home value to determine the taxable value, which means you pay property taxes on 55% of your home's value. For more information visit the Assessor's web site and click on Assessment of Salt Lake County document.

What are my options if I disagree with the value the County placed on my property?

Find all the information about appealing the property value on the Auditor's Property Tax Appeals website .

How do I find comparable values in my neighborhood?

First find your property using the Assessor's "Search by Owner" function. Then, after selecting your property, click on the Neighborhood Values or Adjoining Values link.

Property Tax Payment

What are my options if I can't afford to pay my taxes?

You can find information about the Tax Relief program, such as veteran and blind exemptions, on the Treasurer's website .

How can an organization obtain a charitable, religious or educational exemption?

Organizations whose properties are used exclusively for charitable, religious or educational purposes may file for an exemption. Find information at the Auditor’s website.

When are Property Taxes due?

November 30th is the last day to pay current year property taxes without a penalty. If the 30th lands on a holiday or weekend the due date is extended to the next business day. Find information about real and personal property tax dates at the Treasurer's website.

How do I pay my property Taxes?

You can find Payment Options at the Treasurer's website.

Property Information

How do I find my Parcel number?

You can find your parcel number using the Assessor Parcel Query search.

How do I find my Parcel information in an interactive aerial map?

You can find your parcel information using the Assessor interactive map.

How do I find historical property tax records?

Find historical information about your property at the Archives website.

Other Important Information

Who receives the property taxes I pay?

Your property taxes go to taxing entities such as counties, cities, school districts and special service districts that provide public services. Find taxing entities list for more information.

How is property tax calculated?

For real property, your property tax is calculated by multiplying the taxable value of your property by that year’s tax rate for each taxing entity in your tax area.

What is a Tax Sale auction?

Parcels of real property which have unpaid property taxes that have been delinquent for over four years are offered for sale according to Utah Code. Find information about the tax sale on the Auditor's website .