February 21, 2024
San Diego County Treasurer-Tax Collector Dan McAllister prepares the mailing. County photograph

San Diego County Treasurer-Tax Collector Dan McAllister Thursday reminded property house owners that there are 12 days till the Dec. 11 deadline to pay property taxes.

The overall quantity owed is $8.63 billion {dollars}, $566 million greater than final 12 months’s whole of $8.1 billion, he stated.

“The deadline to pay property taxes is twelve days away, so we name this time of 12 months `The Twelve Days of Taxes’ — since there are twelve extra days to pay with out getting a penalty,” McAllister stated.

In accordance with the county, a complete of 1,013,632 secured tax payments had been despatched in early October and are on-line to view and pay at sdttc.com. Taxpayers will pay on-line free utilizing an e-Verify, and can get an instantaneous, emailed affirmation.

“Greater than 70% of taxpayers now pay electronically as a result of it’s safe, quick, and straightforward,” McAllister stated.

The primary property tax installment was due on Nov. 1, 2023 and can turn into delinquent after Dec. 11. The second installment is due Feb. 1, 2024 and turns into delinquent after April 10, 2024.

“Property taxes fund important county and metropolis providers,” stated McAllister. “Public well being, public colleges, and plenty of extra essential providers are funded by these tax {dollars}.”

–Metropolis Information Service