Office Closure Notice
The Wayne County Auditor’s Office will be closed for staff training on Friday, October 1st, 2021 from 9:30 am until 2:30 pm.
During these hours the lock boxes outside of the office may be utilized.
Conveyance fee increase effective Oct 1, 2021
The Board of Wayne County Commissioners increased the real property transfer tax (conveyance
fee) from two dollars per thousand to four dollars per thousand on the transfer of real property and
manufactured homes. The Board approved the effective date of October 1, 2021, for the increase
of the property transfer tax.
Resolution 2021-441 (Approval of Increase in Real Property Transfer Tax)
Updated conveyance form requirements are effective June 30, 2021.
Jarra Underwood, Wayne County Auditor, has announced the 2020 Tax Year Property Values.
The “Search” link at the top of the page can be utilized to navigate to your property’s data. Once on your property, the “Valuation” tab will display your tentative value (Total Land & Imp Value). If the property is reduced by the Current Agricultural Use Valuation (CAUV), your tentative value will be listed as Total Value (adjusted for CAUV). If your property has had activity during the last year such as new construction, buildings destroyed, property split/combined - it may not be reflected in your tentative value at this time.
During these uncertain times, the Wayne County Auditor’s Office will continue to operate all of its essential functions during normal business hours: Monday through Friday: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.
Please see the links below for specific instructions on changes we have made to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. The safety and well-being of the public, as well as that of our employees, remains our top priority. We recommend you take advantage of all of the tools (drop-off boxes, web access) available through this Office. I am confident in my team members’ ability to adapt to these extraordinary times as we continue to deliver the level of service you deserve. We will continue to take proactive, educated actions with the needs, health and safety of our customers, employees and communities at the forefront of every decision we make.
***Drop boxes will be checked daily at 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM.
Check back often as these links will be updated as new information becomes available.