The Commissioner of the Revenue's primary responsibility is assessing the value of personal property, business personal property, machinery & tools, and processing State Income tax returns.  The office also maintains the land books, administers the County's adopted land use program, and Real Estate tax relief for the elderly and disabled.  The Commissioner of the Revenue is a constitutional officer and is elected by the citizens for a four year term. 

Our goal is to ensure every taxpayer is treated fairly and uniformly.  We are continuously striving to improve the office operations to better serve the public.  We hope this web site is helpful to you as you seek information on your rights and responsibilities as a citizen of Pittsylvania County.  We are located in the Courthouse Building on Main Street.


Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:30AM - 5:00PM


Samuel W. Swanson, Jr.
Commissioner of the Revenue
PO Box 272
Chatham, VA 24531
Phone: (434) 432-7940 (Chatham)
Phone: (434) 656-6211 (Gretna/Hurt)
Fax: (434) 432-7957



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