The Tax Office is responsible for listing, appraising and assessing all real and personal property located in Catawba County. In addition, this office is responsible for collecting taxes for Catawba County. Please contact us with any questions you may have at (828) 465-8414.

Catawba County's Tax Base as of 9/2018
2018-2019 (2018 Tax Year) (vehicles not included)
for a tax levy of
Catawba County's Tax Collection Rate
For fiscal year ending June 30, 2018 (2017 Tax Year)
TaxpayerType of BusinessAssessed
Tax Levy
(County Only)
Apple Inc.Computer Server1,087,415,5926,252,640
Duke Energy Carolinas LLCElectric Utility644,785,9943,707,520
GKN Driveline Newton LLCGears Mfg.246,181,5351,415,544
Corning Cable Systems LLCCable Mfg.205,646,6241,182,468
CommScope Inc of North CarolinaCable Mfg.115,536,068664,332
Draka Comteq Americas Inc /
Claremont NA Cable System LLC
Cable Mfg.93,552,441537,927
Target CorporationWarehouse/Retail74,655,784429,271
DLP Frye Regional Medical Center LLCMedical Care66,713,719383,604
Piedmont Natural Gas Co IncGas Utility57,948,966333,207
ZF Chassis Components LLCAutomotive54,780,628314,989


*Values are Real Estate and Business Personal Property only – no vehicle values are included