Stand at the front counter at City Hall in West Bend and it’s likely someone will ask, “When are you mailing the property tax bills?”
The answer is Friday, Dec. 11.
City of West Bend finance administrator Carrie Winklbauer said the property-tax statements will go out tomorrow and neighbors should start to see them this weekend, if not Monday.
If you can’t wait – there’s always the option to log onto the Washington County website and tap in your parcel number and you can get your Christmas-tax present now.
Here’s the link: http://landrecords.co.washington.wi.us/…/RealEstateTaxParce…
Couple things to be aware of: this will not work if you’re using Mozilla Firefox as your search engine. You have to use Google Chrome or Internet Explorer version 9.
Good luck on that – I had issues and had to call the county for help. On a positive note – my final tax amount only went up $2.23.
Winklbauer said a couple people have already come in and paid their property taxes.
The lottery-tax credit for this year is $92.02 which is a bit less than last year, $94.75. The first-dollar credit is $56.96 which is a smidge more than last year at $55.99.