Commissioner of the Revenue
Fran McPherson- Commissioner of the Revenue
Carroll County Governmental Center
605-7 Pine Street
Hillsville, VA 24343
Phone: 276.730.3080 or 276.236.8008
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. M-F
The Commissioner of the Revenue is a state constitutional officer as set forth in the Constitution of Virginia and a publicly elected representative of the people. The Commissioner of the Revenue’s Office is regulated by the State Code of Virginia. The taxes assessed by the Commissioner of the Revenue’s Office is extremely broad and complex.
The Commissioner of the Revenue is responsible for assessing the tangible personal property tax, business personal property tax, machinery and tools tax and merchants capital tax and printing of the annual real estate and personal property book of assessments. The Commissioner of the Revenue also assists and prepares state income and estimated tax returns. Some of the other duties of this office include administering the real estate tax relief for the elderly and disabled, PPTRA (tax relief on qualified personal use vehicles), public service corporation tax, and many other taxes as prescribed by state law and local ordinance.
The County Assessor is responsible for real estate assessments and maintaining real estate data files. The Commissioner of the Revenue’s Office is responsible for real estate transfers and single wide mobile home permits.
The Commissioner of the Revenue also assists taxpayers with Virginia sales tax. This office also has available state income tax forms, sales tax applications and many other state forms. We also have many federal forms available as a service to our local citizens.
It is the mission of this office to ensure that all taxes are assessed in a fair and equitable manner and that this office provide assistance to the public in a friendly and competent manner.