Taxes

Taxes

In order to attract and retain business in Powhatan County, the Board of Supervisors offers the incentive of NO gross-receipts business, professional and occupational license tax (BPOL).

The Powhatan County Board of Supervisors, through sound fiscal management, strives to maintain a low tax rates on the County’s citizens and businesses.  The taxes are evaluated each year along with the County’s budget and are adjusted as needed.

As of January 2018, Powhatan’s tax rates are as follows:

Machinery and Tools $3.60 per $100
Personal Property $3.60 per $100
Real Estate $0.88 per $100
Aircraft $3.60 per $100
Personal Property for volunteer firefighters and rescue squads $0.00001 per $100
Vehicle and semi-trailers with a gross weight of 10,000 lbs or more $3.60 per $100