Public Notice: The entire list of Board meetings for the remainder of the year is as follows:
November 25th Regular Meeting
December 9th Regular Meeting (Work Session 5:00 to 6:30 pm)
Public Notice: The Department of Community Development will be closed on Monday, November 18th as the Department transitions to new permitting software. As a result, no inspections will be conducted nor permits will be issued. Thank you for understanding as we go through this transition.
Welcome to the Office of the Commissioner of Revenue
The Commissioner of the Revenue, located in the County Administration Building in midtown Bedford, is an elected Constitutional Official chosen by the voters of Bedford County and serves a four-year term in office. The Commissioner is the Chief Assessing Officer of local government.
Our mission is to serve the residents of Bedford County by offering tax services that are fair and equitable. Our local tax programs are administered to educate and assist the public in community tax assessment and involvement.
Consumer Utility: Natural Gas
10% of first $250
TAX RELIEF FOR THE ELDERLY
Persons 65 or older or permanently & totally disabled with annual household income under $37,500 and net worth less than $100,000 may be eligible for partial exemption of real estate taxes on their primary dwelling parcel. Annual application is required between January 2 through February 28.
STATE INCOME TAX
The Commissioner of the Revenue is linked with the Department of Taxation to allow direct entry of returns into the system. Locally filed returns are carefully screened for accuracy and keyed the same day for quick refunds. ( delete - Those with label changes may expect refund in 4-6 weeks.) The Commissioner's office provides assistance in the filing of Va. Individual Income Tax returns.