Inheritance Tax is calculated based on all assets owned by a person at the time
of their death. The current, state-prescribed forms must be submitted in the
county where the decedent lived at the time of death. Completed IH-14 forms are approved by and filed with the Assessor's office. The Inheritance Tax
return, Form IH-6, is due within 9 months from the date of death and should be
filed with both the County Clerk's office and the Assessor's office.
The Assessor's office audits the Inheritance Tax returns and therefore
cannot assist in the preparation of any Inheritance Tax documents. Please
consult an attorney or tax professional for assistance in completing the