Your County Collector, Stephen H. Holt

Welcome to the Jasper County Collector homepage. We, at the Jasper County Collector's office, strive to provide the best service to the taxpayers of Jasper County. In saying such, we hope that this site assists you with the necessary information for us to provide the services. As your Jasper County Collector, Stephen H. Holt, I would personally like to welcome you to this website.

The County Collector is responsible for the collection of current and delinquent property taxes for the various political subdivisions and taxing entities of the county. The collector also collects merchant license fees, and railroad and utility taxes. The collector is charged with the duties of collecting the taxes due, as shown on the Assessor's records, and then distributes the funds monthly to the various taxing entities.

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Office Information

Property tax statements are mailed during the first week of November each year. Please inspect your statements and verify that all information is correct. To change an address, contact the County Assessor. All tax statements are due upon receipt and become delinquent after December 31st. Payments can be made in person at the courthouse in Carthage, or the Jasper County Courts Building in Joplin. You may also make payment at our 24 hour outdoor drop boxes located at the west entrance of the Carthage Courthouse or at the south entrance of the Courts Building located in Joplin. Online payments are also being accepted at this website. Mailed tax payments MUST have an official US Post Office postmark on or before December 31st, to avoid additional penalties and interest. Payments postmarked after December 31st will be returned unprocessed unless late fees are included.

We sincerely hope you find this site easy to navigate and that it provides a service to you. Thank you for visiting the site. We welcome suggestions for improvement. Please revisit and watch for new additions in the future.

Contact Us

Contact Us
Carthage Office
417-358-0409 - Personal Property
417-358-0411 - Real Property

Joplin Office
417-625-4324 - Personal & Real Property

Joplin Line To Carthage Office
417-625-4385 - Personal Property
417-625-4386 - Real Property

Office Hours

Monday thru Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location & Mailing Address

Jasper County Courthouse
302 S. Main-Room 107
Carthage, MO 64836

Jasper County Courts Building
601 S. Pearl-Room 107
Joplin, MO 64801

Stephen H. Holt, Collector
P.O. Box 421
Carthage, MO 64836-0421