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 by November 1, 2018, please contact the City of Fort Wright at 859-331-1700.
The 2018 property tax information is current as of November 6, 2018.
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 December 31, 2018.
To check for delinquencies, please download the 2017, 2016, and 2015 property tax files.
Property Tax Payments by Credit or Debit Card
We are proud to announce that again this year we have launched the capability to pay your taxes via credit or debit card this year. This is a secure site that implements encrytion to ensure that your payment is safe.
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.
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.
If you wish to pay by credit card you can do so by clicking the “Pay My Property Tax Bill” link below.
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.