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Tax Collector - Real Estate Tax Due Dates

Due Dates: 
Real estate tax bills over $500.00 are due in two installments. The first installment is due on July 1st and the second installment is due the following January 1st

If the Real Estate tax amount is less than $500.00, it is due in one installment on July 1st

Grace Period: 
All tax bills are due on the dates listed above. The grace period is 30 days after the due date unless the 1st of the month falls on a Saturday or Sunday, in which case the grace period ends on the next business day after August 1st or February 1st. 

Interest: 
Interest is charged to all late payments at a rate of 1½% per month. There are no exceptions to this policy. 

For example, if the first half of a real estate tax bill is not paid until August 4th, 3% interest will be added to the bill (minimum interest of $2.00). (1½% interest for July and 1½% interest for August.) 

If the second half of a real estate tax bill is not paid until February 5th, 3% interest will be added to the bill (minimum interest of $2.00). (1½% interest for January and 1½% interest for February.) 

Please Note: If you know you will be paying your taxes late, please call the Tax Collector's Office at 879-8100 for the correct amount or view your bills online. 

Payments sent via U.S. Mail: 
All payments sent by mail must be postmarked on or before the last day of the grace period.