The County Appraiser is appointed by and reports to the County Commission. The Appraiser's Office annually appraises and assesses each parcel of real property and personal property accurately, uniformly, and according to law (K.S.A 79-1412a).
The Appraiser’s Office follows a state-mandated maintenance plan to determine whether the county is in substantial compliance each year and publishes results and submits quarterly reports to the Department of Revenue, Property Valuation Department (K.S.A. 79-1445). The office also certifies real and personal property appraisal rolls on or before
June 1st of each year to the county clerk.