Property tax deadline approaching

Press Release from New Hanover County Property Tax Office

Deadline to pay Real Estate and Personal Property taxes without penalty is Monday, January 7th, 2013. A 2 % interest charge will be added to unpaid balances at the end of business on that date. Interest will continue to accrue each month thereafter until tax is paid in full. The Tax Department accepts payments from 7:30 am to 5 pm, Monday - Friday. The office will be closed Tuesday, January 1, 2013 for New Year's Day holiday.

Billing is available for viewing at the county's website Click on Tax Records Inquiry. The Tax Department accepts cash and checks only. Secure drop box receptacles are located at the Government Center outside the entrance and inside the Center at the entrance to the Tax Office. Payment may be mailed to PO Box 18000, Wilmington, NC 28406. Credit/debit card payments may be made at or by calling 1-800-272-9829. To establish a payment plan, call the office at 910-798-7300.