Am I eligible for a tax waiver on my personal property?

To qualify for a waiver in Buchanan County, you must meet one of the following requirements:

  1. You are new to our state.
  2. You are a former resident returning to Missouri from another State and no unpaid personal property taxes are due in Buchanan or any other Missouri county.
  3. You lived in Buchanan County on January 1st of the previous year, but you did not have any personal property titled in your name.

If you meet requirement No. 1, 2 or 3, you will have to bring your title, application for title, or registration to our office at the Buchanan County courthouse to receive a free tax waiver.

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1. What is Personal Property?
2. Am I eligible for a tax waiver on my personal property?
3. Why do I need to have my Title to get a waiver?
4. How do I fill out my assessment list?
5. What do I bring if I am a Missouri resident moving to Buchanan County from another Missouri county?
6. Why am I being taxed for a vehicle I no longer own?
7. Why do I owe taxes even if I am no longer a Missouri resident?
8. The property is titled in my name, but I don't drive it. Do I still have to claim it?
9. Who pays the tax bill if I am separated/divorced?
10. Why is my tax bill so high?
11. Why is there a FILING PENALTY on my bill?
12. Is all personal property assessed at the same rate?