Once collected, the money will be distributed to
The taxes are payable in two installments -- due
The new payment options address a need, he said, as some
Allowing for payments on a weekly or monthly basis could be a middle ground to increasing the installments, Fritts said, something he doesn't support. He fears that increased installments would drag out the collection to a year-round process.
The tax bills were mailed
Payments can be made at the
If payment isn't received by the end of September, a letter will be mailed to the homeowner by certified mail to warn that if payment isn't received, the tax will be sold during an auction, likely held at the end of October.
Of the 29,000 property tax bills mailed, Fritts said he expects about 1,500 won't be paid by the deadline.
As of Wednesday, the treasurer's office had received 400 payments of either the full tax bill or first installment.
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Property owners who haven't received a
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