REMINDER: from the Wilson County Appraiser’s Office. Personal Property Renditions need to be turned in by March 15th to avoid a LATE FILING PENALTY. If you have property that needs reported and you did not receive a rendition or have misplaced it, please contact us. The information is based on what you owned January 1st with exceptions to vehicles and watercraft which are prorated on and off the tax roll. You now have until December 20th to report the sale of a boat in order to get it prorated for the current tax year. Oil and Gas renditions are due April 1st. Please refer to the following State Statutes for reference:

K.S.A. 79-303, K.S.A. 79-306, K.S.A.79-1422.

If you have any questions please contact our office at 620-378-2187


Personal Property is defined as, "That property which is not a part of or a fixture to land or improvements in that it can be moved without damage to itself or the real property."

Every person or business who owns or holds tangible personal property shall list said property for assessment. Kansas Statutes state that the filing deadline is March 15 of each year. Assessment sheets are mailed, as a courtesy, each January to owners who currently list items of personal property. Be sure and contact our office immediately if you do not receive an assessment sheet and feel you should have. Our phone number for Personal Property questions is (620) 378-2187.

Renditions must be returned by March 15 to avoid penalties. Penalties for late filing are required per Kansas Statutes Annotated (K.S.A. 79-1422) as follows:

March 16 to April 15 5% penalty

April 16 to May 15 10% penalty

May 16 to June 15 15% penalty

June 16 to July 15 20% penalty

July 16 and thereafter 25% penalties

Failure to file 50% penalty


Items that should be reported are:

·         Trucks and pickups tagged 16,000 pounds or more.

·         Cars, trucks, pickups and motorcycles with expired tags.

·         Mopeds, 3 & 4 - wheelers, snowmobiles, golf carts & dune buggies.

·         Travel trailers, camping trailers & fifth-wheelers that are NOT SELF-CONTAINED.

·         Flatbed and utility trailers.

·         Manufactured homes that are not considered Real Property.

·         Boats, boat motors, boat trailers and boat cradles.

·         Construction equipment.

·         Aircraft.

·         Pulling tractors & race cars.

·         Business machinery & equipme


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