Steele County recently underwent a Re-Evaluation for the entire County: all residential, commercial, and industrial classed properties were assessed. An informal meeting schedule with a Vanguard Representative is available BEFORE MARCH 15, 2019 by contacting:
Steele County Tax Director
All appointments MUST BE scheduled through Ben. All questions regarding the notices sent out MUST BE coordinated through the Tax Director's Office.
The Steele County Board of Commissioners met on June 4, 2019 as the Steele County Board of Equalization. During this meeting, the Steele County Board of Equalization equalized all property within Steele County upon recommendations by Tax Director, Ben Gates. If you would still like to dispute your valuations, you may do so to the North Dakota State Board of Equalization on Tuesday August 13, 2019 at the North Dakota State Capitol. In order to be registered with the State Board of Equalization, please use the below contact information:
North Dakota State Tax Commissioner
Property Tax Division
600 E. Boulevard Ave, Dept 127
Bismarck, ND 58505-0599
Someone from the State Tax Department will be in contact with you directly with directions on how to proceed with your dispute to the State Board of Equalization. You will have an opportunity to address the State Board of Equalization in person or via letter/email. Any State Board of Equalization questions should be directed to the State Tax Commissioner's Office.