When doing business with the Assessment Department in person, the public is encouraged to visit the Downtown Kansas City Courthouse for shorter wait times.
The deadline to apply for all 2023 property exemptions in Jackson County is March 1, 2023.
The Special Assessment Unit is responsible for the administration of tax abatements and Tax Increment Financing (TIF) issued by other jurisdictions within Jackson County.
They also manage real and business personal property tax exemptions for religious, charitable and educational (schools/colleges) use within Jackson County. Unfortunately, Jackson County does not offer any exemptions for individual property owners.
For exemption information please call 816-881-3483. For abatement or TIF information please call 816-881-1752.
The KC Economic Development Corporation, or the City where your property is located.
If you have questions about an active abatement on a property please call 816-881-1752 or email SpecialAssessment@jacksongov.org
Questions? Email Special Assessment or call 816-881-3483.