Lawrence County Assessor

The Lawrence County Assessor's Office maintains property records for all townships. The property record cards contain the assessed value of the property based on the Market Value in use. We also maintain sales information of properties sold for the entire county.

Property Tax Assessment

Real Property 

Real Property is assessable on January 1st of each year
Property taxes are paid in the Treasurer's Office on the main floor of the courthouse by May 10th and November 10th.  Your taxes are based on the assessed value of your property on January 1st of the prior year.

Business and Farm Tangible Personal Property

Our office will only accept paper copies of the Business or Farm Tangible Personal Property Forms.  We will not accept faxes or emailed forms.  Forms can be brought in person or mailed to our office at:

Lawrence County Assessor
916 15th St., Rm 25
Bedford,IN 47421 

Personal Property Tax

Personal Property is based on property owned January 1st. Forms are filed annually by May 15th. It is the taxpayer's responsibility to complete the forms.

Personal Property Forms:

For Farms please fill out the Form 102 and the Form 104
Business can choose between the Form 103 Short and Form 103 Long  please read the criteria  at the top of the forms to decide which is the correct form to use.  All form103’s must be accompanied by a form 104.
Supplemental forms and the above forms·can be found on the DLGF website
Personal Property Manufactured Homes are also assessable each year on January 1.  These homes are assessable and taxable in the same year.

Geographic Information System (GIS)

Lawrence County eGIS is a web based application of land records for property in Lawrence County
You can identify land use,soil id's and surrounding property owners, you can search by property owner,   address and tax id number. 
You can search sales information
You can print  property records and sales information


April Stapp Collins

Staff:

  • County Assessor, Level III Indiana Certified Assessor- Appraiser
  • April Stapp Collins
  • Chief Deputy, Level III Assessor-Appraiser
  • Deloris Watterson
  • Personal Property & Reassessment Coordinator, Level III Assessor-Appraiser
  • Cheryl Blackwell
  • Appeals Deputy, Real Property and Manufactured Housing
  • Lori Fiscus
  • Sales Disclosure Specialist, Level II Assessor-Appraiser
  • Ann Hillenburg
  • Real Property,Personal Property and Manufactured Housing, Level II Assessor-Appraiser
  • Cheryl Wigley
  • Reassessment Deputy
  • Emilee Elliott

 

Contact Info:

General Office: 812-275-5405
Fax: 812-275-4164
Location: 916 15th St., Rm 25, Bedford, IN  47421 
Hours: 8:30 am -4:30 pm Monday- Friday

Links:

Indiana Department of Local Government Finance

Indiana Board of Tax Review

Elevate View Parcel Data

Indiana Gateway for Transparency in government