Government: Departments

Tax Assessor

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The Vernon Township Division of Tax Assessments, within the Vernon Township Department of Administration, is responsible for the following:

  • valuing all real and personal property in the township for purposes of assessment and taxation
  • preparing the tax list
  • maintaining the township tax map
  • conducting property appraisals for municipal purposes

The table below provides an overview of the total assessed valuation for the Township of Vernon on January 30, 2020. As it relates to property taxes, the valuation is used in determining the annual tax rate and apportioning tax dollars for the the township, the public school district and the county.

2021 Ratable Base and Exempt Properties Summary
ClassType# ParcelsLand ValueImprov. ValueTotal Value
1Vacant2,175$53,640,6000$53,640,600
2Residential10,646$1,018,108,600$1,178,708,900$2,196,817,500
3AFarm (Regular)112$11,717,600$21,683,000$33,400,600
3BFarm (Qualified)211$1,289,8000$1,289,800
4ACommercial338$62,395,500$77,472,600$139,868,100
4BIndustrial26$5,036,800$24,733,600$29,770,400
4CApartment3$1,160,000$1,238,600$2,398,600
RATABLE TOTAL13,511$1,153,357,900$1,303,836,700$2,457,194,600
 
ClassType# ParcelsLand ValueImprov. ValueTotal Value
15APublic Schools6$2,569,800$38,216,300$40,786,100
15BOther School0$0$0$0
15CPublic Property546$111,114,100$8,637,000$119,751,100
15DCharitable26$3,512,600$10,011,800$13,524,400
15ECemetery4$327,900$89,800$417,700
15FMiscellaneous280$8,201,400$12,620,500$20,821,900
EXEMPT TOTAL862$125,725,800$69,575,400$195,301,200