Personal Property

Overview
Personal property lists should indicate the property that was owned on January 1 of each year, including all such property purchased on that day.

Personal Property Assessment lists are due by March 1 of every year. Assessment lists received after the March 1 date, are subject to penalties by law.

In Perry County, your personal property assessment list is mailed on December 31.

For help with Personal Property, please call (573) 547-5211.

Seven Classifications of Personal Property
RSMo 137.080 and RSMo 137.115

Class

Assessment Rate

Class I: Grain (Crops) .5% of market value
Class II: Livestock 12% of market value
Class III: Farm Machinery 12% of market value
Class IV: Vehicles 33.33% of market value
Class V: Manufactured Housing 19% of market value
Class VI: Historic Vehicles 5% of market value
Class VII: All Other Property 33.33% of market value

Additionally, pollution control equipment and certain specific other equipment in enterprise zones are assessed at 25% of market value (RSMo 137.115).

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