The 2013 county tax bills are now due and payable. If you have not received your bill, please contact the sheriff's office at 859-734-6344. When mailing your payment, please include your copy of the tax bill or include the bill number on your check. If you wish a receipt returned to you, enclose a self-adressed stamped envelope.
The following are collection dates:
2% discout Oct 1 thru Nov 1, 2013 Face Amount Nov 2 thru Dec 31, 2013 5% penalty Jan 1 thru Jan 31, 2014 10% penalty Feb 1 thru April 15, 2014
Payments made during the 10% penatly period, Feb 1 thru April 15, are subject to an additional 10% add -on sheriff's fee. Under provisions of House Bill 262, the sheriff's office will now be required to transfer all unpaid tax bills to the Mercer County Clerk's Office at the close of business on April 15, 2014. The county clerk will then add on additional fees and interest.
Remember, we are located in the old Gateway building at 207 W. Lexington St., Harrodsburg, KY 40330. Our mailing address is P.O. Box 126, Harrodsburg, KY 40330. Our office hous are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. - Monday thru Friday. We also have a drop-in box on the front of the building that can be used for tax payments for those who want to drop off their payments after hours or on weekends.
If you are 65 years or older you need to call the PVA's office at 859-734-6330 to sign up for the homestead exemption if you have not already done so.
You may access 2013 property tax information by clicking on the link above. This is informational data only and it is updated once daily.