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Business Personal Property

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Business Personal Property Tax

All businesses located in Augusta County are required to file an itemized listing (including fully-depreciated or expensed items) of all business equipment owned as of January 1 of the tax year.  This list should include an asset description, year purchased and original, capitalized cost.  Below are some examples:



Fixtures & Furniture

-desks, chairs, tables, file cabinets, display cabinets, shelving, etc.


Office Equipment

-typewriters, calculators, cash registers, computers, telephone systems, fax machines, Security Systems, etc.


Leased Equipment

-property leased by you to others


Leased Equipment

-Property you lease from others (like copiers, computers, etc.) Please include name and address of lessor.



-bulldozers, backhoes, loaders, cranes, earthmovers, and other heavy equipment and/or machinery.


Misc. Equipment

-rakes, shovels, saws, small hand tools, and all other business property not included elsewhere.



-business signs




Important Dates

May 1-all business personal property returns are due to be filed to avoid a late filing penalty