Penalty and Interest

Property tax statements are mailed by October 1. They are due upon receipt and no later than January 31 of the following year. Penalty and interest accrue beginning February 1.

Penalty and Interest Schedule

JANUARY 0%
FEBRUARY 7%*
MARCH 9%
APRIL 11%
MAY 13%
JUNE 15%

Beginning July the penalty and interest is 18% along with an additional collection fee of 20%.

* Beginning February 1, if your account is under suit, then an additional 15% collection fee will apply from February through June.  All delinquent business personal or mobile home accounts will increase to 20% collection fee beginning April 1.  Real estate and oil and gas accounts will increase to 20% collection fee beginning July 1.