Taxes

Biltmore Forest residents pay both Town and Buncombe County property taxes. The 2016 Biltmore Forest tax rate is 0.395 cents per each $100 of assessed value. Property taxes are due September 1st and become delinquent after January 5th. 


How your tax dollar is used

How to pay your tax bill

Payment is accepted by cash (in person), check or money order. Checks/money orders should be made payable to the Town of Biltmore Forest. Please note the bill number from your tax bill in the memo section.

Payments can be made:

  • In Person at Town Hall, 355 Vanderbilt Rd, Asheville, NC 28803;
  • By Mail to Town of Biltmore Forest, PO Box 5352, Asheville, NC 28813;
  • By Dropbox which is the green box labeled Town Hall in the parking lot of Town Hall next to the flag pole.

Questions about your tax bill

For questions regarding address/name changes, assessment/valuations, personal property listings-please contact Buncombe County Tax Department at buncombecounty.org or (828) 250-4910.

For questions regarding your Biltmore Forest tax bill, please contact us (828) 274-0824 or townhall@biltmoreforest.org.

Escrowed Taxes

Tax bills are mailed, upon request, to mortgage/lending companies. If the request is made prior to the billing date of the taxes, the homeowner will not be mailed a copy of the Biltmore Forest  tax bill.

If no request is made prior to the billing of Biltmore Forest tax bills, the bill will be mailed to the homeowner. Requests from mortgage/lending companies will still be processed after the tax bills are mailed. Please contact your mortgage/lending company if you have questions regarding the status of your escrow account.