Budget

Budget

View current and past budgets for the City.

Audit

Check out current and past audits.

Copies

A copy may also be requested by Postal Mail:
City Clerk
111 S Cherokee
Tahlequah, OK 74464

You can also access copies by emailing the City Clerk or by filing a records request.

Sales Tax

The State levies a 4.5% tax rate, Cherokee County levies a 1.75% tax rate, and the City has a tax rate of 3.25% on sales. The total Sales Tax for Tahlequah is 9.5%

Tax Structure

Cherokee County's property tax rate is $94.89 per $1,000 assessed value for the year 2017. The fractional assessment percentage for real property is 11% and for personal property 10%. No portion of the county property tax is dedicated to city government operations; the tax is distributed as follows:

  • City - $0   
  • County - $10.19
  • Health Fund - $1.53
  • School General Fund - $35.49
  • School Building Fund - $5.07
  • School Sinking Fund - $24.26
  • Vo-Tech General Fund - $8.15
  • Vo-Tech Building Fund - $2.04
  • Library Fund - 4.08   
  • Other - $4.08
  • Total - $94.89


For information regarding other finance subjects, visit the Finance Department page.