The Hertford County Tax Collector’s Office is responsible for collecting all current
and delinquent taxes on real and personal properties, any other fees or assessments
as charged by the governing body and collection of motor vehicle taxes within Hertford
County. The Tax Collector’s Office also collects property taxes levied by the towns
of Ahoskie, Cofield, Como, Harrellsville, Murfreesboro and Winton, fire districts
and special districts. In accordance with North Carolina General Statutes the Tax
Collector is given authority to use all remedies to collect delinquent taxes including
garnishment of wages, bank accounts, rents, and foreclosure.