Property Tax Deadline
Dubois County Treasurer Chad Blessinger wants to remind
taxpayers of the upcoming second installment deadline. The final day to pay the
second installment of property taxes on time is November 10th. The Treasurer’s
office is open 8-4 Monday to Friday. The office will also be open on
Saturday November 8th from 8-noon and until 5:00 p.m. on November 10th. Tax
statements were mailed in April and a second notification will not be mailed.
If a taxpayer needs a duplicate statement, they should contact the Treasurer’s
office. The office phone number is 481-7080.
Dubois County Plat Books
The new 2014 edition of the Dubois County Plat Book is now
available for purchase at the Dubois County Auditor’s Office at the County
Courthouse in Jasper. The price for the plat book will be $25.00. Premium wall
maps are available by special order.
New this year are aerial view maps opposite the
landownership map pages. The 84 page spiral bound book features township and
range maps of Dubois County. These maps include the property boundaries for all
rural parcels within the township, the name of the owner and the number of
acres owned along with a land owner index for easy cross referencing.
Also, featured in the new edition is a county road map and
municipal maps of Celestine, Cuzco, Dubois, Duff, Ferdinand, Haysville,
Holland, Huntingburg, Ireland, Mentor, Portersville, Schnellville, St. Anthony,
St. Henry, St. Marks, and Jasper.
If you have any questions please call the Auditor's Office at (812) 481-7000
New Budget Notices Website
Dubois County and the Indiana
Department of Local Government Finance have created and launched a new budget
notice website that will provide taxpayers with the ability to view budget
notices in one central online location.
BudgetNotices.IN.Gov will assist Dubois County citizens who want to attend and stay involved
with the budgets of their local government units. Taxpayers will be able to
view all local government units in Dubois County, search by their address, or
use an interactive map tool. This website has been designed to promote
the importance of budget notices and the role that they play in the daily lives
of Indiana taxpayers.
allows taxpayers the opportunity to view budget notices at their convenience
and not depend on following a printed publication. “Budget notices are vital to
transparency,” said Micah Vincent, commissioner of the Department of Local Government
Financing. “It is important that the State continues to pursue opportunities to
the benefit Indiana taxpayers and this is a step in the right direction.”
Taxpayers that do not have Internet
access or have difficulties with the website may contact the Department of
Local Government Finance at (888) 739-9826 and request a paper copy of the
notices for their local government units.
BudgetNotices.IN.Gov is available on the
Indiana Gateway for Government Units. Gateway is the primary collection and
publishing tool for local government units submitting their required reports to
the State of Indiana. It has the
benefits of digital collection into a robust data warehouse and immediate
accessibility by taxpayers.
was established with the passage of House Enrolled Act 1266. The budget notices
application was developed to provide Hoosiers with another way to learn about
the budget process for the local taxing units and in particular, to know when
hearings would be held on next year’s proposed budgets.
The Indiana Department of Local Government Finance is the state
agency that oversees the property tax and local government budgeting system in