Online Payment

The county will accept Credit Card/Debit Card, or e-Check online payments via the internet.  We are often asked if people can pay property taxes by credit card or by other electronic means.  Washington County accepts credit card and e-Check payments online.  You can pay your taxes with your VISA or MASTERCARD, or e-Check from your computer.

A.  Credit/Debit Card:  If paying by CREDIT CARD/DEBIT CARD, there will be a convenience fee of 2.49% of the payment charged for this service paid by you, the taxpayer.

Example of Convenience fee:

 2500.00    Tax Amount 
     62.25     Convenience Fee of 2.49% 
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$2562.25    Total charge to your account 
   
 
B.  E-Check Payment:  An e-check is an on-line payment deducted from your checking account.  There will be a convenience fee of $.95 charged per transaction for this service paid by you, the taxpayer.

Example of E-check Fee:

 2500.00    Tax Amount 
         .95    E-check Fee
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$2500.95    Total charge to your account 
   
The online system is set up to accept the following:

  • Full and partial payments.
  • You can pay one account per transaction.

The following items are required to enter a tax payment online:

  • A valid e-mail address.
  • The property tax account number.  Your account number will be located on the top right hand corner of your annual property tax statement.  The number will begin with an "R" for real property, "M" for manufactured home, "U" for utility property or "P" for personal property.  (Refer to SAMPLE TAX STATEMENT.)
  • A valid VISA or MasterCard if paying by Credit Card.
  • Your checking Account and Routing numbers if paying by e-Check.
     

IMPORTANT PROPERTY TAX INFORMATION

To avoid loss of discount and interest charges, tax payments must be post-marked November 17, 2014.

If you are making an online payment, your payment is considered timely if the transmission time and date is prior to November 17, 2014 at 11:59 p.m.

Make Online Payment