FROM THE OFFICE OF THE MERCED COUNTY TAX COLLECTOR KAREN ADAMS
Our hope is that all of us keep protected throughout these unsure occasions.
As all the time, we encourage you to pay your property taxes on-line, by automated telephone system or by mail. E-check by way of on-line or telephone are free.
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PAY BY MAIL:
Merced County Tax Collector
2222 M Avenue
Merced, CA 95340
Contact Merced County Tax Collector at: (209) 385-7592
Continuously Requested Query (FAQs)
- Are you able to prolong the April 10, 2020 deadline?
Reply: No. The County doesn’t have the authority beneath State legislation to increase or postpone the second installment property tax deadline of April 10, 2020.
- County buildings are now not open to the general public, what are my cost choices?
Reply: Though we’re not accepting in-person funds at present at our places of work, taxpayers will pay on-line, by way of phone or by mail.
E-Checks: There is no such thing as a price for e-Test funds on-line or by telephone.
Credit score Playing cards: For on-line bank card transactions, our card cost processor costs a 2.34% % service price. This price can’t be waived. Please think about the free no price e-check referenced above.
Please go to www.mercedtaxcollector.org to evaluation all cost strategies, and several other different on-line self-service choices.
- What if I’m unable to make a full property tax cost by April 10, 2020 as a result of influence of COVID-19?
Reply: We encourage all property house owners who will pay their taxes on time to take action. This income helps hold the federal government operating and offering very important companies that the general public depends on, particularly in occasions like these. Nevertheless, we will probably be working with taxpayers instantly impacted by the lack of job or sickness associated to COVID-19.
- Can I request a penalty cancellation if I’m unable to make a well timed cost attributable to COVID-19?
Reply: YES. Nevertheless, a penalty cancellation just isn’t one thing that taxpayers request upfront. Starting on April 11, the day after property taxes turn into delinquent, taxpayers unable to pay on time for causes associated to COVID-19 could submit a request for penalty cancellation on our web site. The division has arrange a particular group to course of requests for individuals who display they have been affected by the outbreak.
- Can the County waive the related service charges of two.34% for Credit score Card funds on-line and over the phone?
Reply: No. The County can’t waive the related service charges of two.34% for credit score/debit card transactions. The charges are charged by our card cost processor to facilitate the transaction. As a reminder, there isn’t a price for e-Test funds on-line.