Personal Property

The City of Winchester levies a property tax on the following types of personal property

  • automobiles
  • trucks
  • motor homes
  • motorcycles
  • trailers
  • campers
  • boats
  • outboard motors
  • airplanes
  • business equipment.


This tax is assessed by Commissioner of the Revenue’s office and paid to the Treasurer’s office. The rate for tax year 2010 is $4.50 per $100.00 of assessed value. Winchester bills Personal Property in 12 billing cycles. Taxes are due one year from the purchase month.

Personal Property Tax Relief is based on the original 1998 Rate of $3.50. City Council, by City Ordinance, increased the Rate to $4.50 effective 

Jan. 1, 2005 for Tax Year 2005.

 For additional information and form, see Commissioner Of The Revenue.

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