Jill Hall - Brown County Auditor


Until further notice, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the wellbeing of the public and our staff, the Auditor office will be limiting office access.  We will be working 7:30a to 4:00p, Monday through Friday.   We ask that if you MUST visit the office in person we request you wear a mask or face covering.  Our preferred contact is by Email or phone (Contact Us) rather than an on-sight visit.  Jill Hall - Brown Co. Auditor

Thanks, Jill Hall

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About the Auditor

Jill Hall brings over 30 years’ experience in business accounting and management to humbly serve as your Brown County Auditor.  As a native of Falmouth, Kentucky, Jill attended the University of Kentucky majoring in Accounting.  She has furthered her education with numerous professional classes during her business career.

(From Left to Right: Brad & Rebecca Conrad, Anna & Andrew Stroud (with baby Emily in Jill's lap), Sam & Caroline Hennig (with baby Lacey), Jill & Paul)

Mrs. Hall is a member of numerous organizations such as, County Auditor’s Association of Ohio, Ohio Government Finance Officers Association, Brown County Farm Bureau, Brown County Republican Club, Brown County Chamber of Commerce, University of Kentucky Alumni, Kentucky 4-H Alumni Association, International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO), Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels, and the Georgetown Church of Christ.

Jill is a proud 29 year resident of Brown County where she currently resides on the family farm near Mt. Orab with her husband Paul.  They have three daughters, Caroline Hennig (Sam), Anna Stroud(Andrew) and Rebecca Conrad(Brad).

Office Duties
(hint: click each duty to view more information)

  • Chief Fiscal Officer of County
  • Chief Assessor of County
  • Chief Payroll of County
  • Agent for the Ohio Tax Commissioner
  • Sealer of Weights and Measures
  • Prepare General Tax List (annually)
  • Certify the tax rate to the Ohio Department of Taxation
  • Calculates, annually, bond and emergency levy rates
  • Special Assessments
  • Appraise and assess every parcel of land and building
  • Chief Fiscal Officer in the County
  • Paymaster for all County employees
  • Prepares Annual Financial Report
  • Assess and prepares separate manufactured home tax list for those taxed as Personal Property and those taxed "Like Real Estate"
  • Administers the rollback of property taxes to all taxpayers
  • Administers the reduction for residential and agricultural parcels
  • Administers Ohio's Homestead Exemption Program
  • Sealer of Weights and Measures
  • Insures that all laws relating to weights and measures are strictly enforced
  • Protect general public from loss which may occur from faulty measuring devices
  • Performs spot checks on prepackaged items to test the weight of the contents
  • Issue license for dogs, kennels, vendors and cigarettes
  • Secretary of the Budget Commission
  • Secretary of the Board of Revision
  • Member of the Tax Incentive Review Council
  • Member of the Records Commission