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Collecting Real Estate Tax Payments


The Office of the City Attorney frequently receives inquiries from concerned citizens regarding collection of real estate tax payments such as “why aren’t you collecting taxes from my landlord?” and “why are my taxes still showing as unpaid?” Unpaid real property taxes can also be a hindrance on the sale or purchase of a property. The following is a simplified summary of the City’s real property tax collection process.