*** The Director of Equalization office has mailed out new AG applications to all of the existing AG owners due to the law changing July 1, 2016. The deadline to have the applications returned is November 1, 2016. If they are not returned by that date, the property will be classified as Non-Ag for 2017.***
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Equalization Office.
To locate, identify and appraise all taxable property, in accordance with the state laws and administrative procedures, while
maintaining current information on the ownership and characteristics of property; and to prepare and certify the assessment roll and
individual property assessments in accordance with state law.
420 Mt Rushmore Rd
Custer, SD 57730
Monday – Friday
8:00am – 5:00pm
Teresa Cornelison, CAA
Julie Jenniges, CAA
Amanda Pierce, CAA
The Director of Equalization and her appraisal staff must be certified by the State of South Dakota Department of Revenue and Regulation in order to assess real property for taxation purposes. After initial certification appraisers must be re-certified every five years. Requirements for re-certification include; attending and passing the annual Department of Revenue sponsored school; attending workshops and the South Dakota Association of Assessing Officers Conferences.
PDF files require Adobe Reader 8