Appeals (PTABOA)

Submitting Appeals


Complete Form 130.
Complete Power of Attorney if necessary.
Check the information needed to verify you have included the required documentation.
Hand deliver or return by mail, e-mail, or fax. 

2020 Appeal Deadline is June 15, 2020

Beginning with 2019 Appeals Payable 2020 if form 11s are mailed
- Before May 1 the Appeal Deadline is June 15 of the  assessment year.

- On or after May 1 the Appeal Deadline is June 15 of the next year.
See DLGF Memo.

Board Appointments

The PTABOA is comprised of two appointments made by the City/County Council, one of whom must be certified by the Department of Local Government Finance as a Level II Assessor-Appraiser, unless waived. Three freehold appointments are made by the County Commissioners, one of whom must be certified by the Department of Local Government Finance as a Level II Assessor-Appraiser, unless waived. County Assessor is the secretary. (No more than three members may be from the same political party.) (IC 6-01.1- 28-01)

Patti Kindler
Belinda Gillespie
Peter Mullen
Michael Rans
Donald Schefmeyer


  1. Public Notice

    The St. Joseph County Property Tax Assessment Board of Appeals will be holding hearings to address all appeals for the years 2019 pay 2020 and 2020 pay 2021. Hearings are held on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 9:00 am - 12:30 pm. Read on...
  2. 2020 Form 11s (Assessment Notices) Mailed

    The St. Joseph County Assessor's Office mailed Form 11-Notice of Assessment of Land and Structures on April 29, 2020. The deadline to file an appeal is June 15, 2020; appeals must be postmarked by that date. Penn Twp 574-256-6204 St. Joe Co. 574-235-9523 Read on...
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  1. Appeals Department

    Fax: (574) 235-9019
    Phone: (574)235-9557