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.


FY2017-18 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 $.37
Town of Lansing  $.35