FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs)
These questions are designed to answer some of the most commonly asked questions to the Assessor’s Office. They are by no means absolute answers to complicated question. If you are unsure or need more information about an issue, please contact us. We are more than glad to help you.
What causes property values to change?
Why can assessed values change from year to year?
What are my rights and responsibilities?
What does the assessor not do?
When should I discuss my assessment with the assessor’s office?
When should I file a Homestead Application?
What are the qualifications to apply for the Special Assessment Level for 65 and older?
What is the relationship between Market Value and Assessed Value for property in Louisiana?
How is your assessment determined?
What is meant by millage rates or mills?
What if I disagree with the assessor’s value of my property?
What are some important dates for property owners?
Where can i find a glossary of assessment-related terms?