Welcome to the Office of the Polk County Assessor
PO Box 375
Osceola, NE 68651
Phone (402) 747-4491
Fax (402) 747-2656
The Polk County Assessor’s Office is located on the second floor of the Courthouse in Osceola, NE. The office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The office is closed over the noon hour.
Functions of the Assessor’s Office:
Our office is responsible for assessing all real property at its fair market value as well as being uniform and equitable among all properties and classes. This assessment then becomes the basis for the county board to levy taxes. Our entire staff is committed to achieving the most accurate values possible using the existing sales occurring in Polk County. We maintain an extensive sales data file that is used in this valuation. All sales are reviewed before they can be considered in any analysis.
Duties of the Assessor’s Office:
At the present time, the County Assessor’s Office staff is:
Property Tax Payment Information
Valuation Protest Information
County Levy List
Information on Religions, Charitable & Educational Tax Exemptions
What Property is Taxed-Definitions of Real, Personal, Ag Land, Greenbelt
Nebraska Department of Property Assessment and Taxation