The City of Fort Wright distributes property tax bills in October. Tax bills are based on the fiscal year of July 1st of the current year to June 30th of the following year. 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, Microsoft offers the ability to view this file through the Excel mobile app or by storing the file in OneDrive or Dropbox. For more information, please click here.
2018 Property Taxes
The 2018 Property Tax Bills were mailed on October 24, 2018. If you have not received your property tax bill, please contact the City of Fort Wright at 859-331-1700.
The 2018 property tax information is current as of January 14, 2019.
Download the 2018 property tax file
The 2018 real property tax rate is $2.79 per $1,000 assessed.
The 2018 tax payments are due by the close of business on December 31, 2018. Any payments received after 5:00 PM on December 31, 2018 will be subject to late penalty and interest.
To check for delinquencies, please download the 2017, 2016, and 2015 property tax files.
Property Tax Payments by Credit or Debit Card
The City of Fort Wright uses Convenient Payments (CP) to process tax payment(s). CP charges the following fees:
- Visa/MC/Discover Under $60 = $1.50
- Visa/MC/Discover Over $60.01 = 2.49%
- Amex: 3.5% + $1.50
Please note that The City of Fort Wright does NOT receive any portion of these processing fees.
If you wish to pay by credit card you can do so by visiting the City Administrative Offices or by calling 859-331-1700.
2017 Property Taxes
The 2017 property tax information is current as of October 1, 2018.
Download the 2017 property tax file
The 2017 real property tax rate is $2.83 per $1,000 assessed.
The 2017 tax payments are due by December 31, 2017.
2016 Property Taxes
The 2016 property tax information is current as of October 1, 2018.
Download the 2016 property tax file
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 1, 2018.
Download the 2015 property tax file
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.