The Lauderdale County Revenue Commissioner's Office
is responsible for the assessment of both Real (land and
buildings) and Business Personal Property (furniture,
machinery, equipment) for all of Lauderdale County,
Alabama. The assessment period for both types of
property begins on Oct. 1 and ends on Dec. 31.
The Revenue Commissioner's office is responsible for the
collection of taxes on all previously assessed Real and
Business Personal Property. Taxes are collected each
year beginning Oct. 1 and are delinquent after Dec. 31.
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The Revenue Commissioner's Office is divided into three
Handles the collection of taxes.
The Collection Department is responsible for the
collection of taxes on all property Real and Personal
assessed in Lauderdale County. It is also the duty of
the Collection Department to issue Manufactured Home
Handles the assessing of Real Property.
Appraisal/Mapping: Handles the valuation of Real
Property and the assessment and valuation of Business
Personal Property. The Mapping section handles the
mapping of Real Property for tax purposes.
The Appraisal/Mapping Department is divided into three
Real Property Appraisal
is responsible for the valuation of land and
improvements (houses, buildings, barns and pools)
that are permanently attached to the land.
Business Personal Property
is responsible for the assessment and valuation of
business personal property (machinery, furniture,
fixtures and equipment) used in the operation of a
The Mapping Department
is responsible for the maintenance of a visual
record, in the form of maps, of the ownership of
property for tax purposes in Lauderdale County.