Property Taxes

2014-15 Real Property Taxes (and updates)  Tax rates do not include fire districts or sewer districts unless specified.  Some rural areas and unincorporated towns pay .05-.15 and more per hundred for fire and sewer districts.  Some properties with city address may be taxed for county only – check the tax info on properties.( * Includes fire and sewer districts.) This information has been drawn from sources believed to be reliable.

North Carolina

Mecklenburg County

 City County Total
Unincorporated Areas .1866 0 .8157 1.002
Charlotte .4687 .8157 1.284
Cornelius .24 .8157 1.056
Davidson .35 .8157 1.1666
Huntersville .305 .8157 1.121
Matthews .3175 .8157 1.133
Mint Hill .27 .8157 1.086
Pineville .32 .8157 1.136
Uptown Town District*
District 1 .0168 .4687 .8157 1.301
District 2 .0401 .4687 .8157 1.325
District 3 .0526 .4687 .8157 1.337
District 4 .0668 .4687 .8157 1.351
District 5 .0279 .4687 .8157 1.312

 Cabarrus County

 City County Total
County Only

n/a

.70 .70
Concord .48 .70 1.18
Harrisburg .1585 .859 .76
Kannapolis .49 .60 1.30
Locust .36 .70 1.06
Midland .20 .70 0.90
Mt. Pleasant .505 .70 1.205

 Catawba County

 City County Total
County Only

n/a

.53 .53
Catawba .40 .53 1.01
Conover .48 .53 .96
Hickory .50 .53 1.03
Maiden .38 .53 .91
Newton .51 .53 1.04
Sherrills Ford .0* .53 .53

 Caldwell County

 City County Total
County Only

n/a

.60 .60
Granite Falls .44 .60 1.04
Hudson .39 .60 .99
Lenoir .58 .60 1.18

 Gaston County

 City County Total
County Only

n/a

.87 .87
Belmont .4750 .87 1.345
Bessemer City .43 .87 1.30
Cherryville .46 .87 1.33
Cramerton .4750 .87 1.345/td>
Dallas .38 .87 1.25
Gastonia .53 .87 1.40
High Shoals .41 .87 1.28
Kings Mountain .40 .87 1.27
Lowell .43 .87 1.30
McAdenville .30 .87 1.17
Mt. Holly .53 .87 1.40
Stanley .54 .87 1.41

Iredell County

 City County Total
County Only

n/a

.485 .485
Mooresville .5800 .485 1.065
Statesville .4100 .485 .895
Troutman .47 .485 .955

 Lincoln County

 City County Total
County Only

n/a

.611 .611
Denver/E. Lincoln .0* .611 .8090
Lincolnton .56 .611 1.171

 Rowan County

 City* County Total
County Only

n/a

.6625 .6625
China Grove .58 .6625 1.243
Cleveland .25 .6625 .913
East Spencer .63 .6625 1.293
Faith .41 .6625 1.073
Granite Quarry .42 .6625 1.083
Kannapolis .63 .6625 1.293
Landis .48 .6625 1.1425
Rockwell .42 .6625 1.083
Salisbury .66 .66 1.323
Spencer .655 .6625 1.318

*Includes town and fire district rates.

 Stanly County

 City County Total
County Only

n/a

.670 .6700
Albemarle .59 .670 1.26
Badin .39 .67 1.06
Locust .36 .67 1.03
Norwood .40 .670 1.2300
Oakboro .41 .67 1.08
Richfield .17 .67 .84
Stanfield .38 .67 1.05

Union County

 City County Total
County Only

n/a

.7614 .7614
Indian Trail .185 .7614 .946
Lake Park .23 .7614 .991
Marshville .48 .7614 1.241
Marvin .05 .7614 .811
Mineral Springs .025 .7614 .786
Monroe .555 .7614 1.316
Stallings .215 .7614 .976
Unionville .02 .7614 .781
Waxhaw .3400 .7614 1.101
Weddington .052 .7614 .813
Wesley Chapel .0165 .7614 .778
Wingate .3900 .7614 1.151

 South Carolina

  York County

 City County Total*
County Only n/a .687 .687
Clover 1.20 .687 1.887
Fort Mill .86 .687 1.547
Rock Hill .935 .687 1.622
Sharon .32 .687 1.007
Tega Cay .89 .687 1.577
York 1.172 .687 1.859

 

State Sales Tax 2015

State sales tax is 4.75% in all counties and local sales taxes are 2.0%/2.25% except Mecklenburg County which is 2.50% and a total 7.25%.  So generally you will be expected to pay 6.75 to 7.25% for total sales and use taxes.    Prescription drugs are exempt from sales and use taxes.   Vehicles, aircraft,and boats are subject to a 3% tax (Max $1,500) upon transfer of title.  More information from state website.

NC State Income Taxes – See NC State website

Local Personal Property Tax

All personal property required to have a license in NC should be declared for tax purposes.  Taxes are assessed locally by city and county combined with a current tax rate that may vary from $.75 to $1.25 per $100 fair maket value.  This applies to cars, trucks, trailers, recreational vehicles, motorcycles, boats, and other property required to be licensed. The collection of these taxes are done by the state by controlling auto registration and taxation at the same time.

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