Assessment

We’re excited to announce our Property Record Search is NOW available online!

As we continue to improve our efforts to better serve you, please note that if there is not a sketch available on the search or you need the old record card data as well you will have to visit us as we continue to grow this service.  Shield of Butler County Pennsylvania

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Important Notice for Visitors:

We have moved!

You can find us in the Government Center Annex located on Level UL.  

Don’t worry there are plenty of signs to help you when you get here!

  • You may have your temperature taken upon request at the entrance to the Government Center even though it is not required- just ask a Deputy at the front door!
  • Masks are REQUIRED FOR ENTRY, there are hand sanitizing stations conveniently located and we are cleaning the public areas daily.

There is some assessment information (including sale information if applicable) available on our GIS Mapping site at https://gis.co.butler.pa.us/

Upcoming Deadline!  

The Annual Appeal Deadline is August 1, 2020

Any person desiring to Appeal their Real Estate Assessment shall file an Assessment Appeal Application stating the reason for the Appeal with the Board of Assessment Appeals.  The Butler County Assessment Office, 124 West Diamond St., Butler, PA  16001, ON OR BEFORE THE FIRST DAY OF AUGUST 2020.

We will accept walk-in applications on Monday, August 3 since the deadline falls on a weekend.  Otherwise we will accept the applications for appeal by mail (must be post marked by August 1, 2020) or by fax!

Information regarding Covid-19 and Property Taxes

Senate Bill #841/Act 15-2020 allows the County and Municipalities to extend the period by which property taxes "at face" through and until November 30, 2020.  Butler County has passed Resolution 2020-12 to allow for this change.  Municipal Resolutions that have been passed can be found on the link below.  Please contact your local municipality for further information if it is not listed here.

Municipality Resolutions last updated July 2020

Senate Bill #1125/Act 75 was passes and allows School Districts to extend the discount period and/or eliminate the penalty period for the payment of property taxes for the 2020-2021 school year.  Please contact your local school district for more information.

Mission 

The mission of the Assessment Department is to assess and promote uniformity to all real estate in the County of Butler.  The Assessment Department operates primarily under the authority of the Consolidated County Assessment Law 53 Pa. C.S. § 8801et Seq., and such other laws and statutes that may relate. The Assessment Department generates the property tax bills for the County, Municipalities, and School Districts.

Tax Bills

The County and Municipal Property Tax Bills were sent out on March 1, 2020. Please refer to your bill for tax collector information and due dates.  

The School Property Tax Bill will be sent out August 1, 2020.

If you own property in Butler County and did not receive a tax bill, please contact your local tax collector. 

List of Butler County Tax Collectors

Forms

Requests for Proposal