** 2020 Real Estate TAX COLLECTION**
HOURS: MONDAY-FRIDAY 8:00AM TO 4:30 PM
CLOSED: DECEMBER 24th, 25th, & 31st 2020 and JANUARY 1st, 2021
PAYMENT OPTIONS: Due to Covid-19 we recommend the following payment options,
Pay On-Line –WWW.PAYGOV.US or phone (855)723-7643. Use pay location 34633
for either method. If paying by credit card, a 2.75% convenience fee will be charged based on the amount
being charged. If paying by E-Check there is a $1.00 fee.
Please note....all fees are charged by a third party credit card company, and are not kept by the City of West Bend.
Pay by Mail – City of West Bend, 1115 South Main St. West Bend, WI 53095
City Drop Box – Available 24 hours, located at City Hall Main St. entrance (north of the front doors)
You may also pay at City Hall-Cash, Check or Credit Card (2.75% service fee with Credit Card).
If your payment is mailed either by you, the escrow company or placed in the drop box and you wish to receive a receipt, enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope. Copies of receipts and tax bills are also available on the Washington County Website.
MORTGAGE (ESCROW) CHECK INFORMATION:
If the check is made out to ONLY YOU – deposit the check into your personal account and write a personal check to the City of West Bend. If the check is made out to YOU AND THE CITY OF WEST BEND, be sure to ENDORSE THE BACK OF THE CHECK before mailing. The City will not endorse a mortgage check over to a tax payer.
LOTTERY AND GAMING CREDIT:
You may claim the lottery and gaming credit if you were the owner of the property as of Jan 1st of the year in which property taxes are levied and it is your primary residence. If you were not the owner as of Jan 1st, refer to the Washington County Website for the 2020 Lottery Credit Form. The lottery credit cannot be claimed on business property.
Dog and Cat Licenses expire on December 31st - Please renew here for 2021!
Lottery Credit is based on primary residency as of January 1st, 2020.
For Tax bill inquiry and/or history visit: www.co.washington.wi.us
PAYMENTS MADE AFTER JANUARY 31st AND THE JULY 31st INSTALLMENT ARE PAID TO THE WASHINGTON COUNTY TREASURER....