Bent County Assessor's Office in Las Animas Colorado

Address and phone number for Bent County Assessor's Office, a Assessor Office, at Bent Avenue, Las Animas CO.

Bent County Assessor's Office
725 Bent Avenue, Las Animas, Colorado, 81054

About the Bent County Assessor's Office

The Bent County Assessor's Office, located in Las Animas, Colorado, determines the value of all taxable property in Bent County, CO. Taxable property includes land and commercial properties, often referred to as real property or real estate, and fixed assets owned by businesses, often referred to as personal property. Property assessments performed by the Assessor are used to determine the Bent County property taxes owed by individual taxpayers.

Property owners may contact the Assessment Office for questions about:
  • Bent County, CO property tax assessments
  • Property tax appeals and reassessments
  • Paying property tax bills and due dates
  • Property tax rates and tax roll
  • Bent County GIS maps, property maps, and plat maps
  • Property records and deeds in Bent County
Bent County Property Records

The Bent County Department of Assessment maintains public property records on the physical characteristics for all the real property in Bent County, including building, or parcel size, land area, location, and building type. The office also maintains property maps: Bent County GIS maps, parcel, plot, block and lot maps, and tax maps.

Property Assessments

In order to make adjustments to Bent County property valuations and tax rates, the Assessor tracks real estate market conditions and sales data. The Tax Assessor also works closely with the Bent County Building Department and licensing officials to monitor changes to the property list because of new zoning requirements, construction, building expansions, renovations, or demolitions.

Property Re-Assessments

At set intervals, the Property Assessor's office reassesses all the real property in Bent County. In addition to updating real property values based on changes in market conditions, the revaluation process helps to identify previously unrecorded additions or deletions to the property list, as well as abandoned properties.

Personal Property Assessments in Bent County

Personal property owned by businesses in Bent County is often self-reported on established forms or declarations used by the Assessor's Office. The Office also performs site inspections, reviews property transfer documents and bills of sale, and searches public documents in order to identify taxable personal property for the assessment roll.

Contact the Bent County Assessor's Office

You may contact the Assessor's Office by calling 719-456-2010, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Bent County Assessor's Office, 725 Bent Avenue, Las Animas, Colorado, 81054

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