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Commissioner of the Revenue

442 W Washington St.
Suffolk, VA 23434 map
(757) 514-4260 (phone)
(757) 514-4270 (fax)

2000 Bennetts Creek Park Rd.
Suffolk, VA 23435 map
(757) 514-7180 (phone)
(757) 483-1095 (fax) 

Tax & License FAQs

Personal Property Tax
Personal property taxes on automobiles, motorcycles, trucks and trailers are assessed by the Commissioner of the Revenue. The taxes are prorated on a monthly basis. The tax rate, as set by the Suffolk City Council, is $4.25 per $100 of valuation. The due date for personal property taxes is December 5. Any questions regarding the personal property tax should be addressed to the Commissioner of the Revenue (757) 514-4260.

Business & Professional Licenses
All business and professional operations must purchase a license before operating in the City of Suffolk. Business licenses are due March 1 of each year and are sold by the Commissioner of the Revenue after a zoning clearance has been issued by Planning and Community Development. Questions regarding zoning should be addressed to Planning and Community Development.

Real Estate Tax
Questions regarding real estate taxes should be addressed to the City Real Estate Assessor

Sales Tax
Questions about sales taxes should be addressed to the Virginia Department of Taxation

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