Blount County Trustee’s Office would like to notify you of the following changes due to the COVID pandemic:
1. The Trustee’s Office is currently open during normal business hours, but you must call the office at (865) 273-5900 to make an appointment if you have in-person business to conduct. For your safety and the safety of others, you will not be allowed to enter the building if your temperature is above normal. You may still conduct most business with us by phone, email, Internet, and mail. If you have any questions, please call us.
2. Property Tax Freeze and Property Tax Relief application deadlines for the 2019 tax year have been extended to July 1, 2020 by the TN Governor’s Executive Order number 24 issued April 3, 2020. If you or someone you know would like to apply or need to finish their application process, please call us at (865) 273-5900 as soon as possible to get a list of items that we need for the application.
3. If you make a delinquent Property Tax payment to the Trustee’s Office with an E-Check during the remainder of the month of April 2020, the fee for each transaction will only be $1. The charge to pay with an E-Check is normally 1.75% plus $1 per transaction. You may click here to pay with E-Check or pay by phone at 1-844-618-5770. If you have problems with this process, please call us at (865) 273-5900.