Taxes

  1. Business Property Tax

    Business property tax is a tax on the property, other than the land and buildings, used in conducting a business. Annual filings are required.

    1. Business Licenses

      Only certain types of businesses are required to purchase a business license. License taxes are assessed on selected categories of businesses operating in Hanover County.

    2. Business Personal Property Taxes

      In addition to paying personal property taxes on any vehicles operated in Hanover County, business owners also pay taxes on business tangible personal property.

    3. Business Requirements

      Businesses operating in Hanover County must register with the Commissioner of the Revenue. Businesses pay personal property taxes on the equipment used for the business.

  2. Delinquent Taxes

    Discover what happens with collections of delinquent taxes and all taxes are considered delinquent on the day following the due date,

  3. Personal Property Tax

    Personal property tax is a tax on items such as vehicles and trailers. Personal property taxes are billed once a year with a February 5 due date.

    1. Disabled Veteran Tax Relief

      The Disabled Veteran Personal Property Discount program provides a reduced tax rate on the vehicles of disabled veterans who meet program requirements.

    2. High Mileage & Personal Property

      Hanover County assesses personal property items based on National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) values. If an assessment is not available from NADA, then the assessment is based on cost.

    3. Personal Property Registration

      Personal property registration can be a confusing task. There are different types of personal property with different registration methods.

    4. Personal Property Tax Relief

      Personal property tax relief, (PPTR) gives tax relief on the taxes due for the first $20,000 in assessed value on qualified personal vehicles. No relief is given on any assessment amounts over $20,000.

  1. Real Estate Tax

    Real estate tax is a tax on land and any buildings or other improvements attached to the land. Real estate taxes are billed twice a year.

    1. Appeal My Real Estate Assessment

      View the specific steps to appealing your real estate assessment.

    2. Disabled Veteran Tax Relief

      Discover tax relief options for those who are veterans in Hanover County.

    3. Land Use

      The Land Use Program is a state program that provides for the assessment of land based on use value instead of market value. The tax reduction is a deferral not a discount.

    4. Parcel Search

      View results from a parcel search of property in Hanover County.

    5. Real Estate Tax Relief

      Real estate tax relief is a discount for citizens who meet the income and net worth requirements. The discount applies to the taxes for the house and up to 10 acres of land.

  2. Tax Payments & Billing Information

    There are several ways that you can pay your taxes in Hanover County.

  3. Tax Rates

    View current tax rates for those in Hanover County.