Property Tax Payment Deadline Approaching

Mason County Treasurer, Lisa Frazier, is reminding taxpayers that 1st half property tax payments for year 2017 are due, April 30th, 2017. Because April 30th, falls on a Sunday, the due date has been extended to Monday, May 1, 2017.

Payments may be mailed, however payments must be postmarked no later than May 1, 2017 to be considered on time and avoid interest charges. Check with your post office for collection hours to be sure your payment will be postmarked timely.

Delinquent interest will be charged on May 2nd at one percent per month on the total amount of tax billed. An additional penalty of 3 percent is assessed on the total amount of tax due and delinquent on June 1st and additional 8 percent is assessed on the total amount of tax due and delinquent on December 1st of the year in which the tax is due.

Please note that office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Treasurer’s Office will remain open to accept property tax payments from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Thursday, April 27, Friday April 28th and Monday May 1st.

If you have questions call 360-427-9670 ext. 475, Belfair 360-275-4467, Ext. 475 or Elma 360-482-5269, Ext. 475.

More information is also available online: http://property.co.mason.wa.us/Taxsifter/Search/Results.aspx