Ad Valorem Tax

Tax Collection Overview

  • Annual property tax rate is set based on property assessed valuations obtained from Mecklenburg County.
  • Mecklenburg County is the Town's Property Tax Collection Agent.
  • Tax bills are prepared and mailed each year in September. 
  • Tax bills are due upon receipt; interest begins to accrue early in January of the following year.
  • The Town's current tax rate for Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 is $0.24 and Mecklenburg County's property tax rate is $0.6169 for a combined rate of 0.8569 per $100.


  • Town residents pay a $20 Vehicle Fee to support the Town's Transportation Reserve Fund. 
  • Residents pay a solid waste user fee of $84 per year to support collection of residential solid waste, yard waste and recycling. 

Paying Taxes

To pay taxes, view How and Where to Pay from Mecklenburg County.