Town of Bailey

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Property Taxes

The Town of Bailey's property tax rate is .61 cents per $100 of valuation on real and personal property located inside the city limits of Bailey, plus a .05 cents per $100 Bailey Fire District Tax.  Personal property must be listed with the Nash County tax office by January 31st of each year to avoid a late listing penalty.  You may call the Nash County Tax Listing Office at (252) 459-1218 or (252) 459-9816 to request the necessary forms to list or ask questions regarding listing of property.  Nash County Tax Office Website Link is

Your tax bill from Nash County will list Nash County tax and Bailey Fire District tax separately.  Your tax bill from the Town of Bailey will include real and personal property excluding vehicle taxes. 

Taxes are due September 1st of each year and interest is added on January 6th of the following year.  All payments for Nash County taxes must be remitted to Nash County Tax Collector to the address which appears on your tax billing or you can pay in person at the Nash County Tax Office located in the Administration Building in Nashville, NC.     All payments for Town of Bailey taxes must be remitted to the Town Clerk to the address which appears on your tax billing or you can pay in person at the Town Hall.