Taxes

Real property and personal property are taxed at the same rate in North Carolina. Ashe County’s 2015-2016 fiscal year personal and real property tax rate provides a competitive business advantage and is among the top 10 lowest in the state. The County-wide rate and the rates for fire districts and the municipalities of Jefferson, West Jefferson, and Lansing are listed below.


FY2015-16 Real and Personal Property Tax Rates in Ashe County

Ashe County  .433
Creston Fire District  .06
Fleetwood Fire District  .04
Glendale Springs Fire District  .07
Lansing Fire District  .04
Warrensville Fire District  .068
Jefferson Fire District  .029
West Jefferson Fire District  .017
Laurel Springs Fire District  .04
Pond Mountain Fire District  .08
New River Fire District  .04
Todd Fire District  .08
Deep Gap Fire District  .04
Town of West Jefferson  .42
Town of  Jefferson  .33
Town of Lansing  .35