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Notice of Property Valuation & Tax Changes

Here you will find information about your property taxes and proposed tax increases.


Salt Lake County Auditor on the Notice of Valuation

Frequently Asked Questions

What’s new this year on the Notice of Valuation?

Per 2022 Legislative Session SB (Senate Bill) 200, certain rates are shown on the Notices. The Utah State Tax Commission’s Property Tax Division calculated “frozen” rates for the State Basic School Levy based on 2018 HB (House Bill) 293, and the Multi-County Assessing and Collecting Levy based on 2020 SB 141 and 2022 SB 20. The “increases” resulting from the differences between the 2022 rates in columns “If Tax Increase Approved” and “If No Budget Change” for these two Funds are not subject to the public hearing requirements for tax increases but are shown so you’ll know the impact of those House and Senate Bills. The rates are uniform in all school districts and counties in Utah. Contact your State legislators and the bill sponsors if you have concerns.

Who is having a Tax Increase this year?

There are 23 Tax Entities (or Districts) that are proposing Tax increases. 5 are calendar year Entities and have met their tax increase requirements. These are shown with “Hearing Held in Nov 2021” or “Hearing Held in Dec 2021” in the Right To Be Heard section of your Notice. 18 are fiscal year Entities and will hold their public hearings in August. They are listed on your Notice and on the 2022 Notice of Proposed Tax Increases on It will also appear on the Salt Lake County main page, Utah Public Notice website and be published in a newspaper of general circulation.

What Entity is new this year?

Herriman City Fire Service Area was created in January 2022 and will levy for the first time this year. It was funded from Herriman City’s general fund in 2021.

Utah Inland Port Authority Crossroads Public Infrastructure is also new in 2022 but will not levy this year.

What is the average % increase in values between 2021 and 2022?

Contact the Salt Lake County Assessor 385-468-8000

How do I read my valuation notice?

You can find a description of your Notice of Valuation at the Auditor's 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.

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.

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  

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 more information click taxing entities.

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.