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MAY 31, 2017 DEADLINE TO PAY COUNTY TAXES
The deadline to pay the first half of Wise County 2017 real estate taxes is May 31, 2017.
After the May 31st due date, penalty will be added to taxes that have not been paid. The penalty is 10% or $2.00, whichever is greater, however, the penalty shall in no case exceed the amount of the original tax. In addition, 5% interest per year will be charged beginning June 1, 2017.
Payments can be mailed to Wise County Treasurer, P O Box 1308, Wise VA 24293 or paid in person at the Wise County Treasurers’ Office located in Wise, during regular office hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Payments can also be placed in the DROP BOX, located near the parking garage entrance at the back of the Courthouse.
Citizens are offered the convenience of paying current taxes at the following banks:
- First Bank & Trust – in Wise and City of Norton;
- Miners Exchange Banks – in Appalachia, Coeburn, St Paul, Wise and City of Norton;
- New Peoples Bank in Big Stone Gap, Esserville and Pound;
- Powell Valley National Bank in Big Stone Gap and Wise
Provided for the taxpayer’s additional convenience, taxes may also be paid by credit/debit card through, www.webfeepay.com. A convenience fee of 2.75 % will be charged by the card provider. Also taxpayers may call the Wise County Treasurers office and pay with a check by phone. A convenience fee of $3.00 will be charged by the provider for this service.
For address changes and questions about the assessment of your property, contact the Commissioner of Revenue's Office at (276) 328-3556 or (276) 328-3557.
For questions concerning payments or if you have not received a tax ticket for property owned, please contact the Wise County Treasurer’s Office at (276) 328-4077.
Information provided by: Delores W. Smith, CPA, MGT, Wise County Treasurer