The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is the primary property tax collector for state, metro, Louisville district, school, fire, and other special district taxes. We collect approximately 790 million dollars per year, from over 300 thousand tax payers, for 20 different taxing jurisdictions.
Property Tax Payment Schedule
|November 1st - December 1st||Pay with 2% discount|
|December 2nd - December 31st||Pay at Face (Gross) Amount|
|January 1st - January 31st||Pay with 5 Percent Penalty|
|February 1st - April 15th||Pay with 10 Percent Penalty and 10% Sheriff’s add-on fee|
At the close of business day on April 15, all unpaid tax bills will be transferred to the Jefferson County Clerk for further collection proceedings. Additional costs, fees, and interest are added after this date and the bills may be subject to sale to a third-party.