Our office will be closed Wednesday, November 11th in observance of Veteran’s Day. We wish you a safe and happy holiday.

Welcome to the Pend Oreille County Assessor’s Office

James W. McCroskey


Our office is located on the top floor of the
Old County Courthouse at:

625 W 4th St., PO Box 5010
Newport, WA 99156

Open Monday – Friday
8:00am – 12:30pm
1:30pm – 4:30pm
Closed for lunch from
12:30pm – 1:30pm

~ Office Staff ~

Nathan Longly

Lead Appraiser

John Gentle


Sonya Gamalielson

Programs Administrator (Agricultural & Timber Programs) - Appraiser

Dara Thomas

Administrative Assistant - Senior Citizen/Disabled Persons Exemption Program Administrator

Contact Us

Phone: 509-447-4312
Fax: 509-447-6450


Please do not fax or email Senior Citizen / Disabled Persons Property Tax Exemption information.  Information for the exemption program must be mailed in or hand delivered to our office or in the drop box provided.  Thank you.

2020 Office Holiday Closures

New Year’s Day – January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – January 20
President’s Day – February 17
Memorial Day – May 25
Independence Day (observed) July 3
Labor Day – September 7
Veterans Day – November 11
Thanksgiving Day – November 26 & 27
Christmas Eve – December 24
Christmas Day – December 25



The Pend Oreille County Assessor’s Office is once again open to the public.  

For your convenience and safety there is a drop box located in the alleyway of the Old County Courthouse which is available for any documents that need to be dropped off. (i.e. Senior Citizen / Disabled Persons Exemption applications & renewals & Personal Property Renditions.)  You can also mail your documents to our office by USPS. 

You may still contact our office by email or by phone 509-447-4312.

Please check back on our website for updates.

The primary duty of the assessor’s office is to identify and determine the value of all the taxable real and personal property, for the purpose of equitable distribution of tax liabilities of each property owner within their tax district.

The Assessor is required by law to value property at 100% of market value and to assure that all values are equitable, fair and uniform to all property owners in Pend Oreille County.  Properties in Pend Oreille County are revalued every year with a physical inspection every 6 years.


* 2020 Personal Property value notices were mailed out 06-01-20.

* 2020 Real Property value notices were mailed out 06-05-20.

(If you wish to appeal your value, a petition form MUST be filed with the Board of Equalization within 30 days after the date the notices were mailed.)

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* Senior Citizen/Disabled Persons Property Tax Exemption Renewals were mailed out in November 2019.  Renewals are due by May 31, 2020 with proof of your 2019 total household income.

Questions regarding Property Taxes?!?!

Do you have questions regarding your property taxes?

How much is due?    When are they due?

Do you need another tax statement?   How do I pay online?

Please call the Treasurer’s Office at 509-447-3612.

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