Trustee


Trustee KristieCOVINGTON
1 Pleasant Ave, Rm 203
PO Box 487 (mailing address)
Covington, TN 38019 
Office: 901-476-0211 Fax: 901-476-0239
Monday thru Friday 8:00 – 5:00
rttrustee@bellsouth.net

MUNFORD
Munford City Hall 
1397 Munford Avenue 
Munford, TN 38058 
Office: 901-837-5970 Fax: 901-837-1161
Open Every Wednesday during tax season, beginning the first
Wednesday after you receive your tax notice thru Feb 22, 2017
8:30 – 4:30 / 12:00 - 1:00 (Out to Lunch)

"Serving You Is An Honor"
Kristie Glass Maxwell
Tipton County Trustee

Tipton County Trustee Announces 2016-2017 Tax Collection Schedule for Munford Office - The Tipton County Trustee's Office has announced the 2016-2017 schedule for County Tax collections for the Munford, TN office. Click here for the flyer.

Quick Links

Bank Drafts Pay Taxes Online
City Tax Locations Refunds 
FAQ  Staff 
GIS Mapping  Tax Due Dates & Penalties 
Locations, Hours & Holidays  Tax Notices
Mortgage Company Info  Tax Rates 
Partial Payments Tax Relief 


BANK DRAFTS

You may now pay property taxes by bank draft.  There are three options available: annual, four payments (Nov- Feb), and monthly.  Click here for sample form.  Please call our office for more detailed information.

CITY TAX LOCATIONS

City taxes are not collected in the Trustee’s office.  Please make inquiries directly to the municipalities.  For your convenience, the city office numbers are below: 

171     Covington     901-476-9613
036     Atoka            901-837-5300
087     Brighton        901-475-0324
467     Mason           901-294-3525
512     Munford        901-837-0171

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Click here to get answers for frequently asked questions.

GIS MAPPING

To view property on the Tipton County GIS Mapping Website, visit: http://tiptontn.geopowered.com/PropertySearch/

LOCATIONS, HOURS & HOLIDAYS (Holiday Schedule)

COVINGTON
1 Pleasant Ave, Rm 203
PO Box 487 (mailing address)
Covington, TN 38019 
Office: 901-476-0211
Fax: 901-476-0239
Monday – Friday
8:00 – 5:00

MUNFORD
Munford City Hall 
1397 Munford Avenue 
Munford, TN 38058 
Office: 901-837-5970
Fax: 901-837-1161
Open Every Wednesday during tax season, beginning the first Wednesday after you receive your tax notice thru Feb 22, 2017
8:30 – 4:30 / 12:00 - 1:00 (Out to Lunch)

MORTGAGE COMPANY INFORMATION

Paying agents and/or mortgage companies may request a tax notice from the taxpayer or from the Property Assessment Division in Nashville.  Information is also available on their website at: TN Trustee Assn Site.  Terminals for inquiry are available in the Trustee’s office.  Remittances must show the control map, group, and parcel numbers for which each payment is being made.  You may find parcel numbers at: http://www.assessment.state.tn.us/.  File format diskette remittance is available from Local Government Processing Center, 714 Armstrong Lane, Columbia, TN 38401---Telephone 931-381-1155.  Be sure to name the file properly.

PARTIAL PAYMENTS

Partial payments may be made on the taxes due in the Trustee’s office.  However, penalty and interest will be added to any unpaid balance if paid after the February 28th deadline.

PAY TAXES ONLINE

Please visit The TN County Trustee Association Site to make payments.  The service company charges a 2.75% fee for a credit or debit transaction and a 1.5% fee if paying by check.  Partial payments are accepted.

Don't want to pay online? 
Try the Phone Payment System: 1-877-768-5048

Tennesseetrustee.com accepts payments from the following:
trustee cc

REFUNDS

Refunds are issued on parcels already paid by another agency; however, refunds will not be issued for any other reason.

STAFF

Trustee Office Staff

Brenda Delashmit
, Chief Deputy Trustee/Administrative Assistant, Serving Tipton County since 1996
Shirley Gray, Deputy Trustee, Serving Tipton County since 1995
Tina Anderson, Deputy Trustee, Serving Tipton County since 2002
Ginger Sallee, Deputy Trustee, Serving Tipton County since 2003

TAX DUE DATES & PENALTIES

Property taxes become due the first Monday in October, giving 5 months to pay without penalty through February 28, becoming delinquent on March 1.  Penalty & Interest accrues at 1.5% on the first day of each month beginning March 1.  Penalty and Interest are rounded to the nearest dollar.

March 1.5% 
April 3.0%
May 4.5% 
June 6.0% 
July 7.5% 
August 9.0% 
September 10.5% 
October 12.0% 
November 13.5% 
December 15.0 % 
January 16.5% 
February 18.0% 
March 19.5%

TAX NOTICES

A tax notice is mailed to the January 1st owner during the first week in October.

TAX RATES

Tipton County Property Tax 2011 rate $2.34 @ $100 Assessed Value.
Tipton County Property Tax 2012 rate $2.34 @ $100 Assessed Value.
Tipton County Property Tax 2013 rate $2.34 @ $100 Assessed Value.
Tipton County Property Tax 2014 rate $2.4169 @ $100 Assessed Value.
Tipton County Property Tax 2015 rate $2.42 @ $100 Assessed Value.

Tipton County Property Tax 2016 rate $2.42 @ $100 Assessed Value.

TAX RELIEF

State of Tennessee Tax Relief is available for qualified:  Elderly, Disabled, Disabled Veteran and Widow(er) of Disabled Veteran homeowners.

To learn more regarding the State Tax Relief Program and to see if you qualify for this benefit, call the Tipton County Trustee Office at 901.476.0211 or go to: https://www.comptroller.tn.gov/pa/patxr.asp

Click here for a checklist of items needed to apply or call our office 901-476-0211 for more information.