OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU
From Tommy Smyth, Wichita County Tax Assessor
The Tax Office mission is to make the paying of ad valorem property taxes and licensing and titling of vehicles easy, efficient, and cost effective for the citizens of Wichita County.
The Tax Office assesses and collects for 8 taxing jurisdictions in the County, disbursing almost $120 million dollars to these entities in the most recent tax year. In addition, the Tax Office processed 140 thousand vehicle registrations and title transfers last year. The County Tax Office uses the most advanced technology to assure that citizens of Wichita County receive only the best customer service available.
2015 tax season money collected and distributed $ 131,453,550.20
2016 items issued in motor vehicle 147,000
As of this morning our office has had two incidents where citizens have been contacted via email through an address “that appears to be” an authentic email address from Wichita County. Our IT department has informed our office that these emails were “ spoofed”. Our IT department has advised that best thing for our office……Read More
“First and foremost on behalf of our entire staff we simply thank you for being responsible Wichita County residents without whom “Good County Government” would not exist. Our 4 county wide offices service the motor vehicle and property tax needs of a county population base of approximately 132,000 good citizens that call Wichita County their……Read More
The Wichita County Tax Office will follow the same schedule for closure and delayed openings as announced by the Wichita Falls Independent School District. The Burkburnett, Iowa Park and Electra substations will follow the Burkburnett, Iowa Park and Electra Independent School District schedules. PLEASE MONITOR OUR LOCAL RADIO AND TELEVISION STATIONS OR SCHOOL DISTRICT WEB……Read More
As we move forward with new technologies, we enjoy many modern conveniences, including online services and information. To keep up with the demanding needs, Wichita County Tax Assessor-Collector, Tommy Smyth, has implemented a new website to assist residents in fulfilling those needs. The new website will be a hub for information, forms, links to related sites,……Read More
Employee of the Quarter
Ms. Lauren Hart
2019 Wichita County Tax Office began a “Employee of a Quarter Award.” Our first award is being presented to Ms. Lauren Hart. Lauren has been with Wichita County since September 2013 and is our Assistant Motor Vehicle Supervisor. Her attitude, willingness and ability to accurately complete tasks are just a few reasons for her nomination. Lauren’s peers have also added, ”She’s always pleasant,” “She’s willing to listen,” and she’s a team player!”
Lauren is a dedicated, dependable employee who always has a smile on her face. This is just a touch of Lauren’s traits that make her such an asset to our office. We are very proud and happy to have Lauren as our very first honoree of our “Employee of the Quarter Award!”
Please join us in congratulating Lauren on such an award that she has earned and deserves.
Nicki Kingry – Chief Deputy, Wichita County Tax Office