Jackie McKee, Holmes County Auditor announced today the preliminary work for the state ordered sexennial revaluation of all real property located in the county has begun.  The real property revaluation is mandated every six years.  The revaluation will take approximately two years to complete.  The new values will be reflected on the 2023 tax bill. …

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Jackie McKee, Holmes County Auditor announced today that the preliminary work for the state ordered sexennial revaluation of all real property located in the county has begun.  The real property revaluation is mandated every six years.  The revaluation will take approximately two years to complete.  The new values will be reflected on the 2023 tax…

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The Holmes County Auditor’s office will be sending out postcards to dog owners that did not purchase 2020 tags.  If you overlooked buying your 2020 dog license, you can obtain them at the Auditor’s Office or at the Holmes County Dog Pound.  The fee is $30 per dog, which includes the late penalty.  If you…

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CAUV Inspections Holmes County Auditor Jackie McKee announced that staff has begun to conduct inspections of farming properties within Holmes County that have been granted Current Agricultural Use Value (CAUV) status. The CAUV program, which became effective in 1974, provides tremendous tax savings to commercial agricultural property owners who qualify.  The inspection, required by the…

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February 11, 2020 The Legislative Committee of the County Auditors’ Association of Ohio (CAAO) voted to support Representative Jason Stephens (R-Kitts Hill) bill (HB 439) to protect the pocketbooks of low-income seniors and disabled veterans by improving the state’s homestead exemption law.  The Committee’s vote came during a recent meeting of the CAAO Executive and…

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 Holmes County Auditor Jackie McKee would like to remind dog owners that the deadline for 2020 dog registrations is January 31.  The annual dog registration, required by the State of Ohio, is a service designed to benefit the animal, its owner and the community.  The fee is $15.00 per dog.  After January 31, 2020, the…

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1/7/2020                                                                                                                 Holmes County Auditor’s Office has a position available for a full-time Bookkeeping Clerk.  Consider joining our team of professional and detailed individuals who account for millions of dollars each year in receipts, payables and payroll.  Candidates should be detail-oriented; have significant computer experience including Excel, excellent keyboard/typing skills, ability to work well with others…

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2020 Dog Tags

Holmes County Auditor Jackie McKee says that a license is a lost dog’s ticket home, it is the law and dogs are required to wear their current license.  The annual dog registration, required by the State of Ohio begins December 1st and runs through the end of January, is a service designed to benefit the…

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