Temporary Office Closure

The Summerville Office will be closed on Thursday, November 16, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.  Please visit the St. George Office for service, during this time. 


The Assessor’s Office is responsible for the assignment of values to all real estate properties and mobile homes; not the tax amounts.

Note: Dorchester County Appraisers are out measuring properties and could be visiting your property, soon. Appraisers should have Dorchester County Identification and may leave a flyer on the door if no one is home. 

A $30 fee will be charged for all returned checks. 


Dates and Deadlines

Multi Lot Discount Forms (May 1st of any tax year)

Agricultural Discount Forms (Jan 15th for the previous year)


Important Forms and Documents

2018 Tax Estimate Form

4% Legal Residence Application

Application for Individual Exemption from DOR 4-27-16

Application for Organizations Exemption from DOR 4-28-16 

Report Legal Residence Exemption

All other Forms & Documents