The Assessor's office works with the public providing assessment information and helping property owners understand the assessment procedure. This also includes providing information to Appraisers, Realtors, Mortgage Lenders, Title and Abstract companies. They also provide assessment forms to taxpayers.

Contact Us

Blackford County Assessor 
110 West Washington Street 
Hartford City, IN 47348 


M - F 8:00am - 4:00pm


Kathy Goodspeed

Sheila Hyer

Mandi Jones


Questions regarding your exemptions or deductions contact the Auditor’s office.

Questions about your assessed value – contact the Assessor’s office.

Questions about the amount of taxes due or to make a payment – contact the Treasurer’s office.


County Property Tax

Assessment Board of Appeals

Assessor's Office Forms

Affadavit of Destroyed or Removed Property - Form 135

Business Tangible Personal Property Return - Form 104  

Business Tangible Personal Property - Form 103 S

Business Tangible Personal Property - Form 103 L

Business Tangible Personal Property - Form 102

Sales Disclosure Application - State Form 46021

Petition for Review of Assessment by Local Assessing Official - Form 130

Application for Property Tax Exemption - Form 136

Township Trustees

Harrison Township Trustee

Kim Batten is in Harrison Township and is located at 223 E Windsor, Montpelier. Here email is and you can reach the office via phone at (765) 728-5881.

Washington Township Trustee

Amy Payne in Washington Township, is located in her home at 6194 N 100 E, Hartford City. Amy's phone number is 765-728-8206.

Jackson Township Trustee

Judy Morris is in Jackson Township is located at 1441 S 500 E, Hartford City. Judy's phone number is 765-348-2213

Licking Township Trustee

Chris Holtzleiter is in Licking Township and is located at 204 W Main St in Hartford City with office hours from 8:30 to 11 a.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. Her phone number is 765-348-0920.