Tax Administration

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The Wake County Department of Tax Administration appraises real estate and personal property within the county, as well as generating and collecting the tax bills. The department also collects gross receipts taxes. Find important information on the department’s listing and appraisal methods, tax relief and deferment programs, exempt property and procedures for appeals.

The Online Property Listing application will be unavailable from October 20, 2023, through December 11, 2023. To list property or create a new business account during this time, please complete a listing form

Contact Us
Property Tax: 919-856-5400
Fax: 919-856-7128
Gross Receipts: 919-856-5999

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 2331
Raleigh, NC 27602

Physical Location
301 S. McDowell St., Ste. 3800
Raleigh, NC 27601

Tax Administration Hours
Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5:15 p.m.
excluding County Holidays