County Assessments Office - Robert H. Ross, Chief Assessment Officer

E-Filing Assessment Appeals

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File an Appeal using the Electronic Appeal Form:  

Right click on the appeal form below that you wish to file, select "Save target/link as". This will allow you to save the PDF form to your computer. Next open the file, complete the form and save the file to your computer.


DO NOT fill out the form online and then save it to your hard drive. The document that you save may be blank. As stated above save the file to your computer before filling out the form.

After completing the appeal form, open the "SUBMIT YOUR APPEAL" option located on this page. Enter the required information. Be sure to enter your email address at the bottom of the screen and you will  be sent a copy of your appeal and evidence. Also there are five upload boxes available to attach additional evidence.

After sending the file you will receive a message that your appeal was submitted.

When sending photos as evidence, please be sure that the Property Index Numbers or addresses are labeled on each photo (not in the text of the e-mail message) so that the Board can easily identify them.

2017 Residential Assessment Appeal

2017 Commercial Assessment Appeal

2017 Industrial Assessment Appeal

After completing the appeal form click "SUBMIT YOUR APPEAL"

Additional Evidence:

If after sending the appeal you have additional information please email it to

Please be sure to reference the Property Index Number in the subject line.

Appeal Instructions and Guidelines

The following documents may be helpful in the Appeal Process:

How to File an Appeal 

Ten steps to a Fair Assessment

For assistance with this E-filing application, please contact our office during normal business hours (8:00 am to 4:30 pm central) at (815) 334-4290 or by e-mail at




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