Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Uintah County (Utah). County Treasurer

84031--Tax assessment rolls

AGENCY: Uintah County (Utah). County Treasurer

SERIES: 84031
TITLE: Tax assessment rolls
DATES: i 1888-
ARRANGEMENT: Chronological

DESCRIPTION: The county treasurer records tax assessments given to individuals and businesses on a yearly basis, and then records payment of the tax. The assessment rolls show name and address of owner or possessor of property; legal description of the land and valuation of real estate; value of improvement; list of personal property and value; amount of taxes; date of payment and remarks. Individuals tax rolls were divided into two categories, real estate and personal property (which includes all livestock and equipment). Business assessment rolls subdivide based on the type of company and the type of equipment or stock they own. Most companies will have rolling stock (cars or trains), buildings and other equipment. Public Utilities and Mines are treated separately, because of the nature of their business. They record all natural resources that the company draws upon, and are taxed accordingly.

RETENTION

DISPOSITION

Retain in agency custody.

FORMAT MANAGEMENT

Paper: Retain in Office permanently or until microfilmed and then destroy provided microfilm has passed inspection.

Microfilm master: Retain in State Archives permanently.

Microfilm duplicate: Retain in Office permanently.

Microfilm duplicate: Retain in State Archives permanently with authority to weed.

APPRAISAL