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Steuben County Assessor
317 S. Wayne St Ste. 2G
Angola, IN 46703-1900
 
Assessor Marcia Seevers
 
Phone: (260) 668-1000, ext 1000
Fax: (260) 665-8483
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM


 

 


Overview

County Assessor - The County Assessor identifies, lists and calculates the assessed value of all Real and Personal property in those areas of the county that are not maintained by the individual Township Assessors or Township Trustee Assessors. In general, the County Assessor performs the following duties:
  • Advises and instructs the County's Township Assessors.
  • Oversees the General Reassessment process.
  • Serves as Member/Secretary of the County Property Tax Assessment Board of Appeals.
  • Insures countywide uniform Property Assessment Equalization.
  • Acts as the Inheritance Tax Appraiser and represents the Inheritance Tax Division.
  • Discovers and identifies omitted property.
  • Calculates the assessed value of all real property in each taxing district.
  • Verifies and review the self-reported values of all personal property in each taxing district.
  • Calculates the total assessed value of each taxing district.
  • Certify current Assessments to the County Auditor's Office.
  • Utilizes recent sales of land (Sales Disclosures) to establish base market rates and values in each neighborhood, adjusts base values for location, nearness to amenities and other influence factors.
  • Records property characteristics and determines real property assessments.
  • Establishes boundaries for neighborhoods within their Township
  • Utilizes recent sales of land (Sales Disclosures) to establish base market rates and values in each neighborhood within their Township, adjusts base values for location, nearness to amenities and other influence factors within their Township.
     

Available Forms

All Inheritance Tax Forms can be found on the Indiana Department of Revenue Website.

There are only a few forms listed in the Documents & Forms section.. If you do not find the form you are looking for in the documents section, please visit the Department of Local Government Finance website.  You must have Acrobat Reader to view these forms.

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Township Assessor


The Township Assessor identifies, lists and calculates the assessed value of all Personal property in their respective Township. The Township Assessor is further responsible for the following:
  • Determines mobile home assessments and certifies same to the County Auditor.
  • Verify the accuracy of each personal property return filed by the taxpayer.
  • Administers the Dog Tax and Dog Fund.
Regarding Personal Property, It is the Township Assessor's duty to examine and verify all personal property returns. This consists of a review of the current year compared with the prior year assessment. In addition, the Township Assessor has the authority under statutory provisions to examine the accounting books and records of the Taxpayer. If after such review, the Township Assessor deems the assessment should be changed, they must notify the Taxpayer, by mail, of the new assessment and reasons in writing, supporting the determination by the Township Assessor.

Township Trustee Assessor Functions
  • Performs the duties of Township Assessor.
  • Additionally, manages Township property interests.
  • Responsible for administering Poor Relief.
  • Performs many other non-assessment related duties.
  • Determines mobile home assessments and certifies same to the County Auditor.
  • Verify the accuracy of each personal property return filed by the taxpayer.
  • Administers the Dog Tax and Dog Fund.

 

2013 Township Trustees

 

 

Clear Lake Twp

Teri Steele

105 LN 105 Little Long Lk

Fremont, IN 46737

(260) 495-9233

Fremont Twp

Stephanie Lawrence

4360 E Peachy Rd

Fremont, IN 46737

(260) 495-9656

Jackson Twp

Norma Hinsey

3640 N 900 W

Orland, IN 46776

(260) 829-6256

Jamestown Twp

Linda P. Miller

4705 N 300 W

Fremont, IN 46737

(260) 833-3085

Millgrove Twp

Howard L. Elliott

10070 W 650 N

Orland, IN 46776

(260) 829-6759

Otsego Twp

Kim Kepler

6545 S 300 E

Hamilton, IN 46742

(260) 488-3376

Pleasant Twp

Craig Rice

0670 W 155 S

Angola, IN 46703

(260) 665-6898

Richland Twp

Barbara Cleverly

2572 S 800 E

Angola, IN 46703

(260) 665-3463

Salem Twp

Marcia Boots-Helmuth

2655 S 700 W

Hudson, IN 46747

(260) 665-2496

Scott Twp

Susan Sonner

5950 E US Hwy 20

Angola, IN 46703

(260) 665-5447

Steuben Twp

Ron Hutchins

3055 S 150 W

Angola, IN 46703

(260) 475-5123

York Twp

Linda Bidlack

7469 E Dunham Rd

Angola, IN 46703

(260) 316-2455

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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