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Property Tax Payments

View or Pay a Property Tax Bill Online:

Credit card (Discover, AMEX, MasterCard, Visa), debit card and e-check payments are accepted October through June. The online payment system is not available July 1 through September 30.

A convenience fee of 2.25% for credit card payments and $3.95 for  qualifying debit card payments will be assessed. There is no convenience fee for e-check payments.

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Taxpayers are responsible for delinquent fees and penalties resulting from any unavailability. We recommend that you pay your property taxes early to avoid unnecessary late penalties and fees. Convenience fees do apply.

For customer support regarding online property tax transactions contact: or call 877-513- 5465. Note: Payments are not accepted at this number.

Important information about payments:

Payment Deadlines:

To avoid penalties, payments must be scheduled to ensure receipt of payment by the delinquency date shown on the tax bill. Review the deadlines for timely payments.

Convenience Fees:

Online and telephone payments are subject to convenience fees which are added to the tax amount due. View the Convenience Fee information page or use the Convenience Fee Calculator for more specific information.

Additional Payment Options

Payments over $50,000:

If you plan to make an aggregate payment of $50,000 or more, you are strongly encouraged to make your payment via electronic funds transfer (e-check, ACH, or wire transfer).

Mailing Payments:

Checks and money orders should be made payable to SF Tax Collector and should include Block and Lot number on the memo line. The canceled check or money order stub serves as the receipt for payment. Do not send cash. Mail payments to: City and County Tax Collector Real Estate Tax P.O. Box 7426, San Francisco, CA 94120-7426                                                                                       

Telephone Payments:

Secured, supplemental, escape, and redemption property tax bills can be paid by calling 1-800-890-1950. a credit card or debit card is required and convenience fees will apply.

Wire Transfer Payments:

Wire transfer instructions (pdf) 

In-Person Payments:

Checks, cashier's checks, money orders, or cash can be used to make in-person payments, from 9am-5pm, at: Office of the Treasurer & Tax Collector, City Hall - Room 140, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, San Francisco, CA 94102 (View Map).



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