FORT WRIGHT PROPERTY TAX INFORMATION

The City of Fort Wright distributes property tax bills in October.  Tax payments are due by December 31st of the same year.  Payments made after the due date are subject to penalty and interest.

City property tax information is now available for lookup via a downloadable spreadsheet in Excel format. 

If you do not have the Excel program installed on your computer, a free Excel Viewer is available from the Microsoft Download Center.  To access installation instructions and download this free viewer, please click here.

 

2017 Property Taxes

The 2017 Property Tax Bills are scheduled to be mailed in October 2017.

The 2017 tax payments are due by December 31, 2017.

 

The 2017 property tax information
is current as of December 27, 2017. 
Due to the high volume of payments received this week,
there are a number of payments that are still being processed.  

To download the 2017 property tax file, click here.

The 2017 real property tax rate is $2.83 per $1,000 assessed.

The 2017 tax payments are due by December 31, 2017.

To check for delinquencies, please download the 2016 and 2015 property tax files.

 

NEW THIS YEAR
ONLINE PROPERTY TAX PAYMENT PROCESSING

Please note that if paying by credit card you will be assessed a 2.49% processing fee for Visa, MasterCard, and Discover payments.  For American Express payments there is a 3.5% processing fee. The processing fee is collected by the credit card company to offset our cost for providing this service. The City of Fort Wright does not receive any portion of the processing fee.

Please download our Convenience Fee Calculator if you would like to see a projection of the processing fee before you submit your credit card payment.

City of Fort Wright 2017 Property Taxes were due by December 31, 2017. If you have an outstanding tax bill please contact the city building at 859-331-1700 to make payment arrangements. You can pay in person at the City Building, 409 Kyles Lane, Monday -Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Please note that per city ordinance (see below) penalty and interest payments are required on 2017 tax bills paid after January 1, 2018.

The tax levied by the City Council of the City of Fort Wright, Kentucky for the year 2017 shall be due and payable to City Tax Collector from and after passage of this Ordinance. Anyone failing to pay the tax by December 31, 2017, shall be deemed delinquent, and said bill shall have added thereto a penalty of twenty (20%) percent of the amount thereof, and shall bear interest at the rate of twelve (12%) percent per annum from January 1, 2018, until paid. Said tax shall constitute a lien upon the property and be collectable as such.

 

2016 Property Taxes

The 2016 property tax information
is current as of October 13, 2017.  

To download the 2016 property tax file, click here.

The 2016 real property tax rate is $2.70 per $1,000 assessed.

The 2016 tax payments are due by December 31, 2016.

 

2015 Property Taxes

The 2015 property tax information
is current as of October 13, 2017.

To download the 2015 property tax file, click here.

The 2015 real property tax rate was $2.76 per $1,000 assessed.

The 2015 tax payments were due by December 31, 2015.

 

If you have questions regarding Kenton County property taxes or exemptions, please contact the Kenton County Property Valuation Office at 859-392-1750 or visit their website at www.kentonpva.com.

Calendar Of Events
City Council Meetings
City Council Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:00 P.M.
Caucus Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:00 PM
Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Audit
The annual audit has been completed. Click the link below to view a complete copy.
The City of Fort Wright Tranparency Portal
In an effort to provide financial information that is more timely, clear and transparent, The City of Fort Wright is very pleased to present our Financial Transparency Portal. We have partnered with OpenGov, a leader in this space, to provide a new web-based financial transparency and analysis tool that dynamically presents the city's revenues and expenses from historical trends to line item level details. Click below to learn more about OpenGov!

409 Kyles Lane, Fort Wright, KY 41011
Tel: 859-331-1700
Fax: 859-331-0454

Wednesday, February 07, 2018
Council Meeting
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Caucus Meeting
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Council Meeting