The Commissioner of the Revenue serves the citizens of Chesterfield County.
As chief assessing officer, I am responsible for fairly and equitably applying the Code of Virginia and county ordinances to determine how much each citizen contributes to the county to pay for our public services.
My office is responsible for the administration of the following local taxes:
Business property tax on the assets used in a business
Other business taxes, including transient occupancy and short term rental tax
Personal property tax on vehicles, mobile homes and boats
In addition we provide the following services:
Administering tax relief programs for elderly and disabled citizens and veterans
Assisting citizens in the preparation and filing of Virginia individual income tax returns
Issuing business licenses (BPOL) to new and existing county businesses
Monitoring legislation to be acted upon by the Virginia General Assembly that may affect our community
Protecting the confidentiality of tax payer information
Resolving problems and answering questions on local tax matters for taxpayers