The Assessor's Office is responsible for estimating the market values of every parcel of legally described real estate in Wadena County. It is also responsible for classification of each parcel of property in Wadena County.
Wadena County is a True County Tax System that is completely done by county staff. The Wadena County Assessor's Office reviews each jurisdiction once every 5 years (required by Minnesota State Statute).
Each year valuation notices are sent in late March and local Boards of Appeal and Equalization are held in April; with the County Board of Appeal and Equalization held the 3rd Monday in June. The State Board is held in the beginning of June.