Business Property Tax Credit
New Iowa Code Chapter 426C creates a business property tax credit . Applications for credit towards the 2013 property tax assessments must be submitted to the Butler County Assessor's Office by January 15th, 2014 (postmarks will not qualify for timely filing per Iowa Department of Revenue). Applications received after Jan 15th, 2014 will be applied to next year's tax credit. One credit is available to each eligible parcel classified and taxed as commercial,industrial, or railway property. Please contact the Assessor's Office for inquiries/applications.
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Please note that the Iowa tax structuring system assesses property January 1st of every year.
Assessed values are based on land and improvements for each parcel.
Collection of property taxes begins 18 mo after the assessment date of January 1.
2012 Taxes: payable Sept 2013 & March 2014, are based on January 1, 2012 assessed values.
If you have questions pertaining to your assessed value(s), please contact the Assessor's Office.
If you have just purchased a home, apply at the Assessor's office.
If you have served any military time, you may qualify for a military exemption.
Contact the Assessor's office if you have any questions.