Jan. 31 - Last day to pay taxes without penalty and interest
Feb. 1 - Taxes are now delinquent and have accrued penalty and interest
Delinquent statements are mailed out
April 2 - Delinquent Business Personal Property accounts are turned over to our collection attorney
July 1 - Delinquent Real Property accounts are turned over to our collection attorney
What happens if taxes are not paid before Feb. 1?
The taxes begin to accrue penalty and interest on the first of each month. A 20% collection fee is added in April for Business Personal Property and July for Real Property accounts. See an example of the penalty accrual process below: