TheÂ deadline to pay property taxes without penalty is August 31, the City of Oak Ridge said in a press release.
â€œWith this date quickly approaching, we encourage you to stop by the business office to pay your taxes directly,â€ the press release said. â€œYou can do so between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., or you can drop them in the night depository located outside the building at 200 South Tulane Avenue.â€
Payment by credit card is also accepted at the counter and on theÂ cityâ€™s website. A 3 percent convenience fee is assessed to all credit card transactions to offset the cost of the program.
The municipal staff cautioned that a relatively small number of property owners may not receive a tax notice. [Read more…]