Treasurer’s Office – Rates & Assessments

Rates & Assessments Treasurer’s Office – Washington County, Maryland REAL ESTATE TAX RATES FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY, STATE OF MARYLAND, and MUNICIPAL JURISDICTIONS For One Year Period Beginning July 1, 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 WASHINGTON CO 0.948 0.948 0.948 0.948 0.948 0.948 0.948 0.948 CO within City Limits 0.823 0.823 0.823 0.823 0.823 0.823 […]

Treasurer’s Office – Useful Links

Useful Links Treasurer’s Office – Washington County, Maryland State Department of Assessment and Taxation Homehttp://www.dat.state.md.us Personal & Business Property Tax Informationhttp://dat.maryland.gov/businesses/Pages/Business-Personal-Property.aspxPhone:  410-767-1170 (for corporations, LLCs, LLPs, and limited partnerships)Phone:  410-767-4991 (for sole proprietorships and general partnerships)In Maryland, call toll free at 1-888-246-5941. Homeowners Tax Credit Informationhttp://dat.maryland.gov/realproperty/Pages/Homeowners%27-Property-Tax-Credit-Program.aspxPhone:  1-800-944-7403 Homestead Tax Credit Informationhttp://dat.maryland.gov/realproperty/Pages/Maryland-Homestead-Tax-Credit.aspxPhone:  301-791-3050 Tax Sale Bidder […]

Treasurer’s Office – FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions Treasurer’s Office – Washington County, Maryland Treasurer’s Office Information How often is the Treasurer’s website updated? Payment information within the Washington County Treasurer’s website is updated daily, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 7:30am – 8:00am. See MoreClose How can I contact The Treaurer’s Office?  The Treasurer’s Office is a division […]

Treasurer’s Office – Mortgage Information

Mortgage Information Treasurer’s Office – Washington County, Maryland All taxpayers in Washington County receive the original tax bill and are responsible for ensuring that their taxes are paid on time. Washington County includes the name of the Mortgage Company on record at the time the bill is prepared. If the name of the mortgage company […]

Treasurer’s Office – Revenue Uses

Revenue Uses Treasurer’s Office – Washington County, Maryland SERVICES PROVIDED BY TAX REVENUES General County Property Tax – This tax is levied on all taxable property in the County and funds, in part, such basic services as police protection, elementary and secondary education, the community college, transportation, health and social services, and libraries. State Property […]

Treasurer’s Office – Semi-Annual Tax Payment Program

Semi-Annual Tax Payment Program Treasurer’s Office – Washington County, Maryland Highlights: Beginning in July 2000, all taxpayers living in their principal residence pay their real property taxes on a semi-annual schedule unless they elect to make both payments on or before September 30th. Eligible taxpayers must pay one-half of their tax liability on or before […]

Treasurer’s Office – Business Tax Information

Business Tax Information Treasurer’s Office – Washington County, Maryland General Information Incorporated and unincorporated businesses are charged a tax for furniture, fixtures, and equipment utilized in the operation of a business. Property is assessed by the State Department of Assessment and Taxation (SDAT) and forwarded to the County for billing. Most businesses must file a […]