The tax statement provided by this website has been prepared from Tax Office data current as of the date printed on the statement and is subject to changes or corrections. All payments received may not be shown as of this date. For an official record of the account, please visit any Tax Office location.
The Tax Office accepts partial payment of property taxes online. Property taxpayers may use multiple credit cards or multiple e-Checks to pay their taxes. Any combination of credit cards and/or e-Checks also may be used for payment.
*Tax Receipts can be found on the current statement page.
The Harris County Tax Office accepts the following forms of payment for Property Taxes.
Cash is accepted when paying in person at any Tax Office location.
Both checks and Money Orders are accepted either by mail or in person at any Tax Office location.
We accept personal, business, cashiers or travelers checks.
Mail checks and money orders to:
Mike Sullivan, Harris County Tax Assessor-Collector
P. O. Box 4622
Houston, TX 77210-4622
Please write your Account Number on the payment and include your Payment Coupon. If you do not have a Payment Coupon, then mail to:
Mike Sullivan, Tax Assessor-Collector
P.O. Box 3547
Houston, TX 77253-3547
Please note that, in order to be timely:
Electronic checks are accepted by any of the following methods:
E-Check Frequently Asked Questions
American Express, Discover, MasterCard and VISA credit cards and VISA and MasterCard debit cards are accepted:
A non-refundable fee of 2.15% will be added to each credit card and debit card transaction, except VISA (personal) consumer debit cards, which charges a flat $3.95.
The Tax Office accepts full or partial payment of property taxes online. You may use any combination of credit/debit cards and/or e-Checks for payment.
Please note that payments made by mail, online or over the phone post to the current year first. If both current and delinquent taxes are due, you must pay the entire amount due in order to pay the delinquent taxes, when using one of these methods of payment. If you want to pay only delinquent taxes, you must do so in person at any branch location.
On-line property tax payment transactions must be completed by 11:59 PM Central Standard Time on the due date to avoid additional collection penalties and interest charges.
To pay your Tax Statement, click on the Property Tax Search tab.
To pay by e-Check, you must have the following information:
There is a $30 administrative charge for e-Check payments dishonored by your financial institution.
To pay by credit or debit card, have the following information available:
All cards add a 2.15% non-refundable surcharge except VISA (personal) consumer debit card, which charges a flat $3.95.
Harris County property tax bills can be paid by touch-tone phone at any time from any place in the world, seven days a week. The phone number for making property tax payments is 713-274-2273.
Property taxpayers may use any combination of credit cards and/or e-Checks for payment.
The following cards can be used when paying by phone:
Have the following information available for seamless service:
To view the amount due on your tax statement, click here
Note: The tax receipt provided by this website has been prepared from Tax Office data current as of the date printed on the receipt. For an official record of the account, please visit any Tax Office location.
The Harris County Tax Office is implementing electronic delivery as an alternative to paper tax bills.
Click here to register
IMPORTANT: Pursuant to the Texas Property Tax Code §31.01, please note that by selecting the electronic delivery option, you will no longer receive tax bills or delinquent notices via mail delivery. Therefore, before executing this agreement for electronic delivery of tax bills, all applicable laws and rules relating to your property tax account(s) must be reviewed carefully.
As of July 1st for taxpayers who are unable to pay their full tax bill, the Tax Office offers an Installment Payment Agreement plan for Residential Homestead accounts only, once the account is delinquent.
Frequently Asked Questions
To set up a homestead payment agreement please call 713-274-8000.
Please note: A minimum of 5 accounts is required for payment through the account manager.