Commissioner of the Revenue

Watch in Spanish
Watch in Korean


NicePng_sherawali-png_3605155You can now schedule an appointment with our office to conduct your transactions. We encourage you to use our new appointment calendar here


downloadDMV Select is open by appointment only. Click here to schedule an appointment.


credit-card-iconNewport News business owners can now, for the first time, file and pay their Business License and Business Related Taxes online at


2976377To learn more about filing Federal Taxes online click here



We ask taxpayers to maintain all social distancing and health advisories provided by public health authorities. We look forward to opening our doors as we do so in a manner that will prioritize the health and safety of our staff and taxpayers. Facemasks are to be worn inside of the building.

Thank you for your understanding and patience during this time.

  1. 2nd Edition COR Newsletter

    Check out our 2nd Edition Newsletter! Read on...
  2. 1st Edition COR Newsletter

    Check out our 1st Edition Newsletter! Read on...
View All

Office of the Commissioner of the Revenue

The Office of the Commissioner of the Revenue is responsible for the assessment of various taxes mandated by the Code of Virginia and Newport News Local Tax Ordinances. Our office also offers, as a free service to Taxpayers, assistance in filing their Virginia State Income Tax Return. Our office is also happy to announce that we are now providing DMV Select services at both of our Newport News locations between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4 PM, Monday – Friday. We seek to provide efficient service and friendly assistance in the performance of these many duties.

Important Dates to Remember

Fee / Tax Filing
Filing Date
Vehicle License Fee
December 5
Personal Property Filing
February 15
Business Professional and Occupational License Tax
March 1
Business Tangible Property Filing
March 1
State Income Tax
May 1
Business Tangible Property Tax
June 5 and
December 5
Personal Property Tax
June 5 and
December 5
Real Estate Tax
June 5 and
December 5

If you have sold or moved a vehicle out of Newport News, click here.

Please feel free to contact us with your questions, comments, and suggestions. Our Office Personnel will be happy to respond to you within 5 business days of your inquiry.