Pay Your Tax Bill

Due to year-end processing and the implementation of a new tax system, information WILL NOT be updated on the website after June 29th 5pm until processing is complete.  You will need to email or call (530) 265-1285 to receive updated tax information.  We are sorry for any inconvenience. 

Do you need your APN (parcel number)? Retrieve APN or view bill online

Convenient Ways to Pay Your Tax Bill

  • Credit/ Debit or E-Check Payments (Online Credit/Debit card payments incur a 2.4% or $2.00 convenience fee, (whichever is greater). Debit card payments incur flat $2.00 fee when used over-the-counter.  E-checks payments incur a flat $0.50 fee. (Must check the Personal or Business Check option at Checkout)  Must have Bill # and Parcel #    
  • Credit Card/Debit Card Payment by Phone (Convenience Fee Applies) 1-888-243-1366 (e-check payments cannot be made via phone payment) Must have Bill # and Parcel # or you will be asked to contact the county for this information.    
  • Over-the Counter:
    950 Maidu Avenue
    Suite 290
    Nevada City, CA 95959
    Office Hours
    Monday through Friday
    8 a.m. until 5 p.m.
  • 24/7 Drop Box:
    950 Maidu Avenue
    Nevada City, CA 95959
    Follow Signs
    Payments placed in the drop box after 5 p.m. on December 10 or April 10 will be returned for penalties
  • Pay By Mail to:
    Nevada County Tax Collector
    P.O. Box 128
    Nevada City, CA 95959
Questions? Call us at 530-265-1285.

Note: Credit Card (by phone and online) and Virtual Check payments will be accepted until 11:59 p.m., PST December 10th and April 10th. Please allow yourself ample time for processing as anything received after 11:59 p.m., PST will be returned for penalties.

We Cannot Accept Partial Payments

Payments made for taxes from multiple sources (check/credit card combination) must have prior authorization before proceeding. Please contact this office before making payments from multiple sources or payments will be voided and returned. Thank you for your cooperation.

We can only accept U.S. funds drawn on U.S. based financial institutions.