The tax information can be found on the lower left of the webpage and click
on ďPay My Tax Bill.Ē Directions will lead the taxpayer through the process.
E-check is free and
credit card or debit cards are charged 2.5 percent by the bank offering the
service. Online payment can save time and a receipt will be available right
away. Be sure to have money in the account when paying or an active card to
be on time.
To pay in person go
to the Porter County Administration Building at 155 Indiana Ave. in
Valparaiso. Hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 to 4:30, except holidays.
The building will be closed on April 18 for Good Friday and May 6 for
Primary Election Day.
A table will be set
up in the rotunda to have transactions be inspected by the Treasurerís
office and staff will be there to get taxpayers in the correct line or to
the proper office if they have questions.
Treasurer Mike Bucko advises the taxpayer to have their check made out
before they arrive so they can get in and out quickly. Bucko said check
payments are processed the next day so the taxpayer should make sure to have
the money in their account to avoid a delinquent check charge and late
Office will have a red drop box in the rotunda on the right side of the
elevator for check payments only. No cash will be accepted. The office will
also provide envelopes and nothing will be needed on the outside of the
envelope if using the drop box.
The checks will be
processed as on-time payment right up to the time the building closes in the
information call the Treasurerís office at (219)-465-3470 from 8:30 a.m. to
4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.