Hempstead County, Arkansas

Important Dates

January 1st
Beginning of assessment period for both Real Estate and Personal Property


March 1st
Tax books open for payments
First day for tax collection

May 31st
Last day to assess personal property before 10% penalty is applied
Last day to add property newly acquired since January 1 without 10% penalty

July 1st
Last day for appraisals of Real Estate property
Last day for appraisals of Personal property
Notification of value increases to property owners within 10 business days
Last day to file for reappraisal (every three - five years)

August 1st
Equalization Board regular session begins
Assessor delivers real estate and personal assessment rolls to Equalization Board

August 20th
Last day for property owner to file appeal with Equalization Board


October 8th
Last day to file appeal with County Court

October 15th
Last Day to pay property taxes without 10% penalty