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2014 Property Tax Bills

If you own property in Fayette County, you should soon receive your 2014 property tax bill.  The PVA office is responsible for establishing the fair cash value of your property which, in part, determines the amount of property tax you owe. Taxes are calculated using the assessment of your property as of January 1, 2014 and the tax rates set by the taxing districts (LFUCG, Fayette County Public Schools, Commonwealth of Kentucky and others). Assessments for 2014 are finalized and cannot be changed for your current property tax bill, but you may request a review of your assessment for 2015 by following this link or by calling our office at (859) 246-2722.

If you are age 65 or older, or receiving disability payments, you probably qualify for Kentucky’s Homestead Exemption. Find more information about the Homestead Exemption, including a downloadable application, by visiting the Homestead Exemption page of our web site.

Property owners are responsible for paying property tax bills whether or not a printed tax bill is received. There will be substantial penalties for not paying your tax bill in a timely manner. Please ensure that the PVA office has the correct mailing address for your tax bills. If you have not received your tax bill by October 15, you should contact us to confirm the mailing address.

Kentucky law requires the tax bill to be issued in the name of the January 1 owner, but if the house has been sold or transferred after January 1 the bills are sent in care of the new owner. However, there may be inadequate time to update this information for sales or transfers that occur near the date the tax bills are printed. If you have any questions about your prorated portion of the tax bill you should contact your closing agent or attorney.

We invite you to explore our website, examine your property record, and check the accuracy of the characteristics we have on file. If any of this information is incorrect, you may call our office and speak with an assessor who will make any necessary changes, or email us to correct the information we have. As always, our goal is to be fair and equitable with our assessment process.

We hope this information has been helpful to you and if you have any questions about your assessment, homestead or disability exemptions, feel free to call us here at the PVA office. As always we are here to be of service to you.

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November 11 - November 17, 2014 Residential Sales

Posted by phrabak on November 21, 2014


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1356 Cahill Drive - Klausing Group

Posted by phrabak on November 17, 2014


Local landscaping firm Klausing Group has won a 2014 Lexington-Fayette Environmental Commission Award for applying ecological expertise to their headquarters, highlighting aesthetically-pleasing stormwater runoff mitigation amid industrial park surroundings.

Read coverage in the Lexington Herald-Leader.
View parcel information for this property.
Visit Klausing Group's website.

November 04 - November 10, 2014 Residential Sales

Posted by phrabak on November 14, 2014


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4500 Old School House Lane - Harvey Property

Posted by phrabak on November 10, 2014


The successful preservation plan for a centuries-old Bur oak amid the development of over 200 residential units has won an award for its thoughtful accommodation of continued arboreal health.

Read the latest coverage in the Lexington Herald-Leader.
View parcel information for this property.
Visit the Venerable Trees website.

Read coverage from August 2014 in the Herald-Leader.
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PVA office closed for Veterans Day

Posted by phrabak on November 10, 2014

2014OfficialVeteransDaypostersmall.jpgAll state offices, including the Fayette County PVA, will be closed on Tuesday, November 11th for the observance of Veterans Day in accordance with the law of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Contact the PVA

David O'Neill
Property Valuation Administrator
Fayette County
101 E. Vine Street, Suite 600
Lexington, Kentucky 40507
(859) 246-2722
Fax: (859) 246-2729
Motor Vehicles Fax: (859) 246-2728