News / Press Releases
Monday, November 23, 2020

#1 Dog in Geauga County

For more information, please see the Press Release.

Released: Monday, November 23, 2020

Thursday, October 29, 2020

For Immediate Release: Auditor's Office Releases New Website Services

For more information, please see the Press Release.

Released: Monday, October 26, 2020

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Availability to Purchase 2021 Dog Tags Online

2021 Dog Tags

On December 1, 2020 the 2021 Geauga County Dog tags will go on sale.

After January 31st, 2021 a $15 penalty will be assessed for any existing dog tag orders, so ensure you purchase your dog tags prior to this date.

New dog tags for any dog which has not previously been registered in Geauga County will be $15. After January 31st, 2021 a $15 penalty will be assessed if any you answer yes to any of the following questions:

  • Have you had the dog more than 30 days?
  • Is your dog older than 3 months?
  • Was your dog brought from outside the State of Ohio more than 30 days ago?

 

Friday, October 16, 2020

For Immediate Release: #1 Dog Contest

For more information, please see the Press Release.

Released: Thursday, October 15, 2020

Friday, October 16, 2020

For Immediate Release: Auditor's Office Cuts Costs for County Phone Bill Savings

For more information, please see the Press Release.

Released: Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Friday, October 09, 2020

For Immediate Release:  Auditor's Office Distributes Further COVID-19 Funds

For more information, please see the Press Release.

Released: Thursday, October 08, 2020

Thursday, September 10, 2020

Find Information for the October 8th, 2020 Forfeited Land Sale

Follow this link for information regarding the October 8th, 2020 forfeited land sale

Thursday, September 10, 2020

Auditor Walder Refunds Savings to Local Governments and Taxing Authorities

Money saved from reducing REA fund expenses is distributed.

For more information, please see the Press Release.

Monday, August 10, 2020

COVID-19 AND YOU: As the fight against the virus rages on, the Auditor’s Office is here to help

For more information, please see the Press Release.

Released: Monday, August 10, 2020

Friday, April 24, 2020

Auditor's Office Reduces Real Estate Assessment Fund Expenses and Refunds Savings to Local Governments and Taxing Authorities

Geauga County Auditor Charles E. Walder announced that his Office has drastically reduced expenses in the Real Estate Assessment ("REA") Fund since his taking office in April 2018 and is refunding a half million dollars to Geauga County's school districts, townships, municipalities, and other taxing authorities.

For more information, please see the Press Release.

Monday, February 10, 2020

Auditor announces 90 day Beta Testing of the eSuite Employee Self-Service Portal

Auditor announces 90 day Beta Testing of the eSuite Employee Self-Service Portal

Access Instruction HERE

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Homestead Real Property Transfer Tax Exemption has been repealed for Real Property and Manufactured Homes effective September 1, 2019

September 1, 2019 - The Homestead Real Property Transfer Tax Exemption has been repealed for Real Property and Manufactured Homes effective September 1, 2019. Beginning September 1, 2019, all conveyances will cost $4.00 (per $1,000.00 of transfer).

Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Newbury and West Geauga School District Estimator

Check the new School District Estimator to see how the consolidated school districts may impact your property taxes.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Geauga IT Center Fixes E-Mail Outage

For more information, please see the Press Release.

Released: Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Geauga IT Center Helps 100,000

For more information, please see the Press Release.

Released: Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Monday, October 15, 2018

Geauga County Auditor's Office Corrects Fuel Tax Distribution to Municipalities

For more information, please see the Press Release.

Released: Monday, October 15, 2018

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Ohio Senate Approves Bill to Cut Farm Taxes

Read the Full Article - Here

Friday, September 05, 2014

The 2017 Real Estate Report

The 2017 Real Estate Report is now Available

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Education Associations' Testimony & CAUV Analysis

Please see the testimony of the various school associations from the Thursday, June 15th hearing on the budget bill in the Senate Finance Committee. See Dr. Howard Fleeter's CAUV analysis. This link is to the Saturday, June 17th article on the front page of the Columbus Dispatch. Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns.

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Real Estate Tax Due Dates

Taxes are typically billed in January (first half) and June (second half) of each year and are always due on the second Wednesday of February and the second Wednesday of July.

Wednesday, August 07, 2013

(CAFR) and (PAFR) Reports

Annual Financial Reports: Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) and Popular Annual Financial Report (PAFR)

Monday, August 18, 2014

Geauga County officials celebrate making final payment on Safety Center

Geauga County officials celebrate making final payment on Safety Center

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Information regarding a new Payroll Savings Plan

Information regarding a new Payroll Savings Plan can be found here or at the Treasury Direct website.