West Virginia (WV) Property Tax Info
|Property Tax Rank in US (best =1)||17|
|Corporate Tax Rank in US (best =1)||15|
|Sales Tax Rank in US (best =1)||18|
|Effective Real-Estate Tax Rate||0.60%|
|Is Personal Property Taxable||Yes|
|West Virginia State Website||http://wv.gov/|
|Largest Metro Area||211,037|
How much is personal property tax in WV
West Virginia’s property taxes are based on the assessed value of a property and the total tax rate that applies to the property. Assessed value is based on, but not equal to, the true value of the property. Homes are reappraised at least once every three years in West Virginia. The objective of the appraisal is to determine the full market value of the property – the price a seller would receive for it on the market.
West Virginia has some of the lowest property tax rates in the country. Its average effective property tax rate of 0.57% is the ninth-lowest state rate in the U.S., as comes in at about half of the national average.
If you’re planning a move to West Virginia or considering refinancing, you’ll want to take a look at our West Virginia mortgage guide. It has mortgage rates and important information on mortgages in the Mountain State.
West Virginia Property tax Rate Records Info
West Virginia has some of the lowest property tax rates in the country. In fact, its average effective property tax rate of 0.57% is lower than all but seven states and Washington, D.C.
For Real Property
- West Virginia Property Tax Filing Deadline July 1 through Oct 1
- West Virginia Property Tax Appeal Deadline During the County Commission Meeting as a Board of Equalization and Review during February
For Business Personal Property
- BPP Filing (Rendition) Deadline 1-Oct
- BPP Appeal Deadline Feb, 30 days from receipt