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While most services are available online or via the telephone, limited Tax Collector services are now also available in-person. Please email [email protected] or call (805) 781-5831 to make an appointment. Walk-in service is also available but may be subject to delays.

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Second Installments of Annual Secured Property Tax Bills are due as of February 1st and will become delinquent if not paid on or before April 12th. 

After the Delinquency Date of April 12th, California Law requires that a 10% penalty and a delinquent cost be imposed on unpaid 2nd installments.

Please contact the Tax Collector at  [email protected] or at (805) 781-5831 if you have questions about your tax bill. 

COVID-19 Related Penalty Waiver Information 

If you were unable to pay your Property Tax Bill due to impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic, please see our news article for information on our COVID-19 Penalty Waiver claim process.  Please complete the appropriate Waiver Request form and turn it in with your tax payment when you are able to pay no later than May 6, 2021.

Please contact the Tax Collector at [email protected] or (805) 781-5831 if you have questions about your tax bill. 

If paying online: e-Check is free; fee for using credit or debit card. 

 

San Luis Obispo County Property Tax Bill Click to view article, Updated Program for Delinquent Property Tax Penalty Waivers

Updated Program for Delinquent Property Tax Penalty Waivers

San Luis Obispo County Tax Collector Jim Hamilton announced an updated program for taxpayers to request waiver from FY 2020-21 property tax late charges incurred due to COVID-19 hardships. This announcement follows information released on March 20, 2020 announcing a waiver program for FY 2019-20 installments.

Property Tax Bill Click to view article, How to Get Delinquent Property Tax Penalties Waived

How to Get Delinquent Property Tax Penalties Waived

Jim Hamilton, San Luis Obispo County Auditor-Controller-Treasurer-Tax Collector, announced procedures for taxpayers to request waiver from property tax late charges incurred due to COVID-19 hardships. This announcement follows information released on March 20 announcing the waiver program.

Avila Beach and Pier Click to view article, County's Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) Deadline Extended

County's Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) Deadline Extended

Lodging operators in the unincorporated areas of San Luis Obispo County can defer payment of TOT due in March and April until September.

Property Tax Bill Click to view article, San Luis Obispo County Auditor-Controller-Treasurer-Tax Collector Statement Regarding Tax Collection Deadlines

San Luis Obispo County Auditor-Controller-Treasurer-Tax Collector Statement Regarding Tax Collection Deadlines

The San Luis Obispo County Tax Collector announces the following information for taxpayers related to payment of Property Taxes during the COVID-19 emergency.

Property Tax Bill Click to view article, Temporary Public Service Counter Policies

Temporary Public Service Counter Policies

The Auditor-Controller-Treasurer-Tax Collector is implementing temporary policies to minimize the risk of transmission of the COVID-19 virus.