Assessor’s Office Digital Data
Tax Numbers are arbitrary numbers assigned to complex and/or
lengthy metes and bounds property descriptions for use as a convenient property
description reference for assessment purposes.
Assessment notices and parcel ownership records use this reference
number for “Legal Description” identification purposes. The Legal Description identification may
also include the more common subdivision
Each year, the numbers with their respective descriptions
are filed with the
The following link will direct your browser to a subdirectory of Tax Numbers organized within multi-page TIFF image files (having a .tif file extension), each file containing 100 scanned Tax Numbers (please note that an individual Tax Number description may be several scanned pages). Most PC operating systems include an image viewing program capable of viewing and paging through these files.
Example: To reference Tax Number 13579, you would open file 13500.tif, and page through the file to (approximately) page 79.
How to Access the Tax Number Documents
The Tax Number documents are located on a File Transfer Protocol (FTP) site which is no longer supported in most modern browsers. The data can be accessed using Windows File Explorer or equivalent program. To use Windows File Explorer, simply enter the FTP url below into the address line and hit enter. For an example click here.
FTP Site Url