Board of Equalization

Board of Equalization   

We are responsible for determining the correct value of real and personal property for individuals, businesses and manufacturers.  The Board considers requests for exemption from real and personal property taxes submitted by not-for-profit organizations based upon the ownership and use of the property.

Contacting Us

Schedules and/or agendas?  Visit us at 41 South Central Avenue, Clayton, MO. (2nd Floor) in downtown Clayton. 


Appeal Dates

The appeal process for 2019 has concluded.

Forms to appeal your real estate are available between May and July at:

  • Board of Equalization Office.  41 South Central Avenue.  Clayton, MO.
  • Any of the St. Louis County Government Satellite Offices
  • Online.  Download the BOE Appeals Forms to get started.

Timelines and Deadlines 

Between May 1 and the July 8, 2019, you had the opportunity to file an appeal online at the BOE Online Property Assessment Appeal page.

Property owners have the opportunity to file an appeal to the Board of Equalization in either a reassessment and or a non-reassessment year.

The deadline to file an appeal was July 8, 2019, as set by Missouri State Law. Please view the Property Values Appeals web page for current information on appeals.

The Board's decisions on the property value are generally mailed in September to the property owner. 

These 'decision letters' contain instructions on how to appeal to the State Tax Commission if the property owner disagrees with the Board's decision.


Exemption forms are available year-round at:

  • Our Office.  Board of Equalization Office.  41 South Central Avenue, Clayton, MO
  • Online.  Download the St. Louis County Exemption Forms page

Monday, July 8, 2019 is the deadline for filing your property assessment appeal forms with the Board of Equalization

By state statute, real estate and personal property assessment appeals are accepted between May 1 and the second Monday in July of each year.

Contact Us
Board of Equalization
41 South Central Avenue
Clayton, MO 63105-1799
(314) 615-7195
[email protected]

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.