Personal Property

Personal Property New Business Form Personal Property Instructions Personal Property Information Skamania County has approximately 450 parcels of personal property.  Personal property parcels are listed and assessed annually. Personal property is defined as all machinery and equipment used in agriculture, logging, offices, stores, etc., and all other items, less business inventories, that are used in conjunction with operating a commercial venture of any kind. Each year we send you a personal property detail sheet, which you are obliged to complete and return in its entirety. Upon receipt of this detail sheet we value the items listed in accordance with the statewide depreciation schedule. We then return the completed copy to you for your examination. We encourage you to communicate any possible errors or problems with us.