< Back to All News

Property Tax Collections Better Than A Year Ago

The property tax payment deadline is April 10th. Nevada County’s Treasurer-Tax Collector, Tina Vernon, says collections are actually ahead of schedule, compared to a year ago, even with an application form now available on their website to get a penalty waiver, to prove a coronavirus hardship. It includes a long list of guidelines and documentation that’s required. She says at least 30 applications have already been received…

click to listen to Tina Vernon

Vernon also reminds property owners that full payment, with the penalty waiver request, must be included with the application by no later than June 30th, the end of the fiscal year. But she says collections were at 85-percent on Friday, compared to 79-percent last year at this time…

click to listen to Tina Vernon

Vernon also says a large percentage of Nevada County property owners have escrow impound accounts. Those can be set up with a new home loan that will pay property taxes, by collecting one-twelfth of the annual amount due, along with the mortgage payment.

KNCO Web Comments Guidelines

  1. Keep it clean. Comments with inappropriate language, no matter how cleverly spelled or decorated will not be posted.
  2. Comments on the way the story was written or misspelled words will be passed on to the story authors and not posted.
  3. Please use your real name. Anonymous comments or comments posted using a fake name or web handle may not be posted.
  4. Please use your real email address so we can contact you.
  5. No flaming. Any comments that are primarily of a name calling finger pointing nature may not be posted.
  6. The comment section is not a right it is a privilege. KNCO retains all rights as to what is posted on its website.

Leave A Comment

*

*

* captcha