How do I pay my property taxes?

All checks must be made payable to Pierce County and may be mailed with the property tax remittance stub to the address listed below. If the stub is not included please be sure to include the parcel number.

  • Pierce County Finance
    P.O. Box 11621
    Tacoma, WA 98411-6621
  • Or brought with the property tax remittance stub to:
    Pierce County Assessor-Treasurer’s Office
    2401 South 35th Street, Rm 142
    Tacoma, WA 98409
    Office Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
  • Foreclosure Avoidance Payments:
    Pierce County Assessor-Treasurer’s Office
    Attention: Foreclosure Avoidance
    2401 South 35th Street, Rm 142
    Tacoma WA 98409-1498

To pay your property taxes with your Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, or by debit or  E-Check, simply visit the Assessor-Treasurer’s online parcel search or call our automated telephone system at (253) 798-3333 and have your parcel number ready. Enter your parcel number and follow the instructions for credit card or E-Check payments.


  • Credit card, debit, and E-Check payments are processed by an outside vendor.
  • The vendor collects a separate fee of 2.35% of the tax amount being paid on credit card payments and $.50 for each E-Check payment. The fee for debit card payments is $3.50 each.
  • The fee will be added to your total and show as a separate line item from your taxes on your credit card statement.

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1. When are my property taxes due?
2. How do I pay my property taxes?
3. Why does my property value change each year?
4. What can I do if I disagree with my assessed value?
5. Why haven't I received my tax statement yet?
6. How often does the Assessor-Treasurer's Office inspect my property?
7. What gives the Assessor the right to photograph or enter my property uninvited?
8. What will happen if I don't pay my first half tax in April?
9. My mortgage company should pay my taxes but they haven't. What should I do?