Official visitor information site for Durham, NC


Current tax rates for Durham (per $100 of assessed value):

Ad Valorem County Property Tax  $.7459
Fire District Tax Rates   $.0599 - $.2500
City Property Tax Rate on Real and Personal Property   $.5575

Additionally, there is a

 • 7.5% retail sales tax (4.75% state, 2.75% county)
 • 2% tax on groceries

NC state income tax ranges from 6% - 7.75% of your taxable income.

Durham County Tax Administration
200 E Main St, 1st Floor, Old Courthouse,

North Carolina Department of Revenue
PO Box 25000, Raleigh, NC  27640, 733-7211


Also see “Utilities” for information on city and county services.

September 20 - 21, 2014

CenterFest Arts Festival

The longest-running juried outdoor arts festival in North Carolina, showcasing over 140 juried visual and performing artists from across the country. Also featuring food and family entertainment. Suggested donation at the gates will go toward funding the festival.

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