All real estate is subject to taxation, except that specifically exempted by state code. Property is assessed on January 1. Tax bills are due in 2 equal installments, June 25 and December 5. All real estate in York County is reassessed by the York County Real Estate Assessment Office every 2 years.

The Assessment Office is also responsible for assessing property that has been subdivided, new construction, and improvements or additions to an existing structure. Questions regarding a reassessment notice should be directed to 757-890-3720. If there is a change of billing address, or any other change pertaining to your taxes, please notify the Commissioner of the Revenue at 757-890-3382.