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Tax Assessor / Collector

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EllisvilleCollecting Department

Phone 601- 477- 3261
Fax 601- 477- 3042

Homestead Department
Phone & Fax 601- 477- 3253

Physical Address
Ellisville Courthouse
101 North Court Street Suite A
Ellisville, MS 39437

Mailing Address
Jones County Tax Assessor- Collector
Ellisville Courthouse
101 North Court Street Suite A
Ellisville, MS 39437

Ramona Q. Blackledge
Email: bjckledge@co.jones.ms.us

 

LaurelCollecting Department

Phone 601- 426 - 3248
Fax 601- 428 - 3102

Homestead Department
Phone 601- 428- 3100
Fax 601- 428 - 3605

Appraisal Department / Real
Phone 601 - 649 - 1636
Fax 601 - 428 - 3605

Appraisal Department / Personal
Phone 601 - 428 - 3101
Fax 601 - 428 - 3605

Mapping Department
Phone 601 - 428 - 3603
Fax 601 - 428 - 3605

Physical Address
501 north 5th Ave
Laurel, MS 39441

Mailing Address
Jones County Tax Assessor-Collector
PO Box 511
Laurel, MS 39441


Services:

Collecting Department:

  • Collecting and administering property taxes, fees, commissions, and other payments for Jones County and its educational
  • entities, the municipality of Laurel and its educational entity, and the municipalities of Ellisville and Sandersville.
  • Motor vehicle titling and registration
  • Mobile home titling and registration
  • Issuing county privilege licenses
  • Tax sales, bankruptcy claims, civil suits, judgments


Homestead Department:

  • Receiving, processing, and verifying homestead exemption applications
  • Appraisal/Mapping Department:
  • Platting deeds, classifying land and updating changes in property ownership
  • Setting value on new structures and land
  • Maintaining value on existing properties
  • Data entry of all property changes, additions and deletions
  • Preparing compliance studies and appraisal update requirements
  • Listing and processing new and existing business and industrial personal properties
  • FAQs about the job