The Sheriff’s Office is responsible for collecting property taxes. Tax bills are mailed out to the property owners at the end of September and collection begins October 1st of each year. We no longer mail tax bills to mortgage companies. If you have questions concerning your tax bill please call the office at (502)839-4021 between 8am-6pm on Monday and 7am-5pm Tuesday through Friday.
If you are 65 or older (or 100% disabled) please contact the PVA’s Office at (502)839-4061 to receive the Homestead Exemption.
October 1st – November 1st receive a 2% discount
November 2nd – December 31st face value of tax bill
January 1st – January 31st receive 5% penalty
February 1st – Close of business April 15th receive a 10% penalty + 10% Sheriff’s add on fee
Payment can be made in the form of check, cash or money order. Partial payments are not accepted at this time. Postmarks DO NOT apply, payment must be received in the office by the dates specified above.
**All delinquent tax bills will be forwarded to the County Clerk’s Office as of the close of business on April 15, 2017. In addition to the penalties and fees that are applied by the Sheriff’s Office all payments made in the County Clerk’s Office are subject to a 20% County Attorney’s Fee, a 10% County Clerk’s Fee and interest at 1% per month. The delinquency is also subject to being sold to a Third Party in the summer of 2017.