For Your Information
HANCOCK COUNTY REAL ESTATE TAXES FOR SECOND HALF OF TAX YEAR 2020 WERE DUE JULY 16, 2021.All mail received with a US POSTAL cancellation date of the due date or prior will be accepted without penalty.Any mail received with a US POSTAL cancellation date after the due date is subject to penalty.POSTAGE MACHINES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.A 10% penalty is charged on payments received after the due date, except when TAXES are received (notpostmarked) within ten (10) calendar days after the due date, then the penalty is only one-half (1/2) or 5%.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE HANCOCK COUNTY TREASURER’S OFFICE WILL LIMIT THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE IN THE OFFICE TO 2 AND MASKS ARE REQUIRED.
As always, payments can be made by the following methods:
*Check payments should be mailed to the Hancock County Treasurer at 300 S Main St Findlay, OH 45840.
*Credit Card payments can be made by visiting The Official Payments website at www.officialpayments.com
Or via telephone 1-800-272-9829
*Additionally, there is a drop box located inside the Hancock County Courthouse beside the courthouse security for check or money order payments. ACCESSIBLE DURING COURTHOUSE HOURS 8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. ONLY
MAILED PAYMENTS MUST BE POSTMARKED WITH A U.S. POSTAL CANCELLATION DATE OF THE DUE DATE OF JULY 16, 2021, OR PRIOR TO BE ACCEPTED WITHOUT PENALTY. (POSTAGE MACHINES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE)
IF YOU WOULD LIKE A RECEIPT, PLEASE SEND A SELF ADDRESSED STAMPED ENVELOPE WITH YOUR PAYMENT AND A RECEIPT WILL BE PROVIDED.
THE TAXPAYER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY TAXES DUE AND FAILURE TO RECEIVE A TAX BILL DOES NOT AVOID PENALTY AND INTEREST CHARGES.
THE BILLS WILL BE MAILED BY JUNE 16, 2021. IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE A SECOND HALF 2020 REAL ESTATE TAX BILL OR HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CALL THE TREASURER’S OFFICE AT 419-424-7213.
IF YOU REQUIRE SPECIAL ASSISTANCE OR HAVE BUSINESS THAT YOU FEEL MAY REQUIRE EXTENDED IN PERSON CONTACT PLEASE CALL THE OFFICE FOR AN APPOINTMENT.
J. STEVE WELTON
HANCOCK COUNTY TREASURER