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The City Clerk's Office is responsible for billing and collecting:
  • Real Estate Property Taxes
  • Personal Property Taxes
  • Business Property Taxes
  • Sales and Use Taxes
Below are links to information about our government and ordinances.

Online Payments for property taxes, permits, and port invoices are available. Click here.


All business activity within city limits must be licensed by both the State of Alaska and the City of Nome. Once a State of Alaska license has been obtained, business owners must contact the City Clerk to obtain a City of Nome license.

Voting and Elections

To vote in a Municipal Election, you must register to vote with the State Office of Elections at least 30 days in advance. The State Office of Elections is located at the State Office Building on Front Street. You can also register to vote online, click here for more information.


Property Tax

  • Personal Property Tax Mill Rate for 2018: 11
  • Real Property Tax Mill Rate for 2018: 11
  • The first half of taxes are due at City Hall by 5pm on July 31st.
  • The second half of taxes are due at City Hall by 5pm on October 31st.
  • For more information about due dates, click here.

Sales Tax

  • 5% sales tax will be levied during the months of September, October, November, December, January, February, March, and April.
  • 7% sales tax will be levied during the months of May, June, July, and August, effective May 1st, 2017. 
  • Forms for business licenses, sales tax exemptions, and other related documents can be found here.

Bed Tax

  • 6%

Building Inspection/Permits

For building permits and other related inquiries, please contact the City Clerk's office at (907) 443-6663 for building inspector, David Barron.

Online payments for building and remodeling permits are now available. Please click here for more information. 

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Bryant Hammond,
City Clerk

City Hall (more)
102 Division St
Nome, AK 99762
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  • Phone: (907) 443-6663
  • Fax: (907) 443-5345
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  • Office Hours:
    MONDAY - FRIDAY, 8:30AM - 5:00PM

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