The Tax Office is responsible for listing, appraising and assessing all real and personal property located in Catawba County. In addition, this office is responsible for collecting taxes for Catawba County. Please contact us with any questions you may have at (828) 465-8414.

Catawba County's Tax Base as of 12/31/2017
2017-2018 (2017 Tax Year) (vehicles not included)
for a tax levy of
Catawba County's Tax Collection Rate
For fiscal year ending June 30, 2017 (2016 Tax Year)
*Values are Real Estate and Business Personal Property only – no vehicle values are included
TaxpayerType of BusinessAssessed ValuationTax Levy (County taxes only)
Apple Inc.Computer Server$1,081,249,967$6,217,187
Duke Energy Carolinas LLCElectric Utility631,664,5123,632,071
GKN Driveline Newton LLCGears Mfg.213,199,0981,225,895
CommScope Inc of North CarolinaCable Mfg.103,513,514595,203
Corning Cable SystemsCable Mfg.98,500,584566,378
Target CorporationWarehouse/Retail74,569,207428,773
Draka Comteq Americas Inc /
Claremont NA Cable System LLC
Cable Mfg.65,506,635376,663
DPL Frye Reginal Medical Center LLCMedical Care65,279,422375,357
Piedmont Natural Gas Co IncGas Utility58,149,434334,359
ZF Chassis Components LLCAutomotive47,125,049270,969