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Wetzel County Commission
200 Main Street
New Martinsville, WV 26155

Commissioner's Office:
304-455-8217

County Clerk's Office:
304-455-8224

Assessor's Office:
304-455-8216

Circuit Clerk:
304-455-8234

Sheriff's Office:
304-455-2430

Tax Office:
304-455-8218

Prosecuting Attorney:
304-455-0172

E-911, Emergency Management, Floodplain Management and 911 Addressing:
304-455-6960

Tax Office

    The Tax Office falls under the title of Treasurer of the County which is the responsibility of the Sheriff. The following are some of the duties and responsibilities of the Tax Office:
  • Mail county tax statements
  • Collect all county personal property, supplemental, and real estate taxes
  • Distribute taxes to all levying bodies
  • Prepare and publish delinquent tax list
  • Enforce and collect payment of delinquent taxes
  • Notify owners and lienholders of delinquent taxes
  • Conducts Tax Lien Sale for delinquent real estate
  • Distribute monies collected for redemptions from Tax Lien Sale
  • Process the license renewals for Class A and Class G Motor Vehicles
  • Collect and issue Concealed Weapon Permits
  • Balance all county accounts
  • Prepare monthly financial statements for all county accounts
  • Serve as Conservator for incompetent individuals


  • The following are links to additional information:
  • Tax Inquiry
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Change of Address Form Change of Address Form (47 KB)

  • General Property Tax Information General Property Tax Information (15 KB)

  • General Real Estate Tax Information General Real Estate Tax Information (15 KB)

  • Tax Lien Sale Information Tax Lien Sale Information (14 KB)

  • Redemption Information Redemption Information (13 KB)

  • Vehicle License Renewals Vehicle License Renewals (14 KB)

  • Concealed Weapon Permit Information Concealed Weapon Permit Information (15 KB)

  • Concealed Weapon Permit Applications


  • Contact Information:

    Sheriff and Treasurer of Wetzel County
    John E. Brookover, Sheriff and Treasurer
    PO Drawer D
    New Martinsville, WV 26155

    Phone: (304) 455-8218
    Fax: (304) 455-2055
    Email: www.wctax_office@hotmail.com