Statewide Levy Districts

Data Provider Montana Department of Revenue Property Assessment Division
Date 01/06/2023
Content Type Downloadable Data
Abstract The levy districts were generated using Department of Revenue Property Assessment Division CAMA (ORION) levy attributes and GIS parcel boundaries. The levy attributes were joined to the GIS parcel boundaries then the parcel boundaries were dissolved to produce the levy district. The levy boundaries are an approximation and known errors exist. Levy districts are updated periodically between July and January, with the final tax year levy districts updated by February 15 of each year. Creation of or Change to a Taxing Jurisdiction or Special District–Notification due January 1. Local governments must submit formal notification to the department of the creation of or change to a taxing jurisdiction or special district by January 1 of the year in which the taxes or fees are to be assessed, per 15-10-321, MCA and 7-11-1014, MCA. The department recognizes signed resolutions as formal notification. Supporting documentation includes, at a minimum, a map and parcel information. Submit approved resolutions and supporting documentation to your local Department of Revenue field office by January 1, 2022. The department will review the documentation and coordinate with the treasurer’s office to assess the taxes or fees for Tax Year 2022. Creation or Amendment of a Tax Increment Financing District (TIFD) – Notification due February 1 Local governments must submit formal notification and supporting documentation, as provided in ARM 42.19.1403 and ARM 42.19.1404, for the creation or amendment of any TIFD. The notification and documentation must be submitted on or before February 1 of the calendar year following the creation or amendment of the district. Mail to: Department of Revenue, PO Box 8018, Helena, MT 59601-8018; or, email to: Please visit Tax Increment Financing (TIFs) Districts for detailed information regarding the tax increment financing process.Interactive Map of the Levy Districts: Districts web service in ArcGIS Online:
Purpose The Montana levy district boundaries are generalized from parcel boundaries. The district boundaries are derived from levy district information contained within the Montana Department of Revenue's property valuation and assessment system database.
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Users must assume responsibility to determine the usability of this data for their purposes. This data set is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. Montana Department of Revenue (DOR) makes no representations or warranties whatsoever with respect to the accuracy or completeness of this data set and assumes no responsibility for the suitability of this data set for a particular purpose. DOR will not be liable for any damages incurred as a result of errors in this data set.
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Distributor DOR PAD GIS Manager Montana Department of Revenue Property Assessment Division
PO Box 8018
Helena, Montana 59604-8018
Telephone: 406-444-6900
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