Welcome to the Wirt County Assessor’s Office website. We are so excited to now be
on the web. We hope this website helps you answer questions and assist you with
your yearly assessment needs.
The goal of the Assessor’s Office is to assess all property, real and personal,
honestly, fairly and accurately. We strive to improve this every day and deal with
problems as they arrive immediately and effectively.
The staff and I are ready to answer your questions and concerns so please feel free
to give us a call at (304) 275-3192.
Our office is open from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday - Friday.
News from Our Office
- Part Time Field Deputy
The Wirt County Assessors Office has
an opening for a permanent part time field
deputy. This position will be responsible for
complete field collection, sketching and
photography of residential property data.
This part time position requires a High School
diploma or GED, Valid West Virginia drivers
license, good driving record and access to an insured
reliable vehicle. Must be a Wirt County resident.
Applicants need to fill out an application at the
Wirt County Assessors Office. Additional information on this position and a complete
job description is available in Assessors office - 304-275-3192.
Applications will be accepted through October 1, 2015.
- Building Permits The new building permit ordinance went into effect January 1, 2015. Click here for more details.
- Property Data We now have searchable property data on our website.
Click here for our database.
- Wirt County personal property forms will be mailed on June 30, 2015 and are required
to be returned before OCTOBER 1, 2015. The forms are already preprinted
with last year’s information. Please review for correct address and correct vehicles.
Cross out or mark through any vehicles that you no longer own as of July 1,
2015. List all new equipment that you own as of July 1, 2015.
Please include boats, boat trailers, campers, utility trailers and 4 wheelers.
- Dog Licenses: All dogs are required to be licensed once they are 6 months
old. Dog licenses are available in the Assessors office for $3.00 each.
Licenses are good from July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016. The annual Vet
Clinic is scheduled for Saturday September 12, 2015. Click here for more information.
- Homestead Exemption: Persons 65 years or older as of June 30, 2015
or those persons totally disabled can apply for Homestead Exemption. This exemption
is a $20,000 reduction on the real estate assessed value. It does not affect personal
property. You must sign up in person apply at the Assessor's Office for the Homestead
Exemption between July 1, 2015 through December 1, 2015.
- 2015 Real and Personal Property tax tickets will be mailed July 15, 2015.