The County Auditor is in a real sense the chief accountant or controller of the county. The Auditor is responsible for (among many other things):

  • Transferring property ownership and keeping the record of owners

  • Processing and maintaining property tax deductions, exemptions and abatements

  • Secretary to County Commissioners and County Council

  • Paying all invoices for the county

  • Processing payroll for all county employees

Contact Us

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

Phone: 765-348-1620
Fax:     765-348-7222

Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm


Sharon L. Hartley

Chief Deputy Auditor
Lisa Simmons

2nd Deputy Auditor
Krista Hall

3rd Deputy Auditor
Ashley Felver


Please feel free to contact us.

Questions regarding your exemptions or deductions please call us at the Auditor’s office at 765-348-1620.

Questions about your home or business’s assessed value – contact the Assessor’s office at 765-348-1707.

Questions about the amount of taxes due or to make a payment please contact the Treasurer’s office at 765-348-2504.

Divisions & resources

Human Resources 
Accounts Payable 
Tax Clerk 

GIS Online Maps 

Online Tax Bill