Pay by Mail
Important! Always write the account number(s) you wish to pay in the memo section on your check. If making an advance payment, also write ‘Prepayment’ in this area.
Use Your Online Banking Bill Pay
Pay a tax bill using your financial institution’s bill pay service. To allow for processing, we recommend scheduling your payment to be made at least 5 business days prior to the actual due date on the tax bill. Be certain to verify the property tax account number submitted with your payment as it can change between billings. If making an advance payment, please have your bank indicate ‘Prepayment’ on the remittance. Delayed posting may occur if the incorrect tax account number is provided. Remit to:
Wake County Revenue Department P.O. Box 580084 Charlotte NC 28258-0084
Pay By Checking Account
Payment by checking account draft provides customers with the ability to authorize Wake County to draft a one-time tax payment from their checking account. No service fees are charged for the use of this payment option. Your checking account will be drafted within two business days of your authorization date.
Pay With Visa or MasterCard
Payments made using a Visa or MasterCard Consumer Debit card are assessed a flat fee of $3.95 per transaction regardless of the amount of tax paid. All other MasterCard and Visa cards incur a service charge of 2.3% of the tax amount charged. A minimum service charge of $1.00 applies.
Pay Online: The system is available 24 hours a day seven days a week and will advise you of the total charge prior to your authorization.
In Office: Credit cards may be used when paying in person at our main office located in downtown Raleigh at 301 S. McDowell Street, Suite 3800, Raleigh NC 27601.
Please note, credit cards may not be used when making a prepayment on taxes.
Pay in Person
Important: Credit/Debit cards are accepted only at the Revenue main office location