Tax Payments

 

Tax Payment Options

Online Credit/Debit Card

Online Check Real Estate Tax - eCheck (free service)

Online Check Personal Property Tax - eXpress Tax (free service)

Telephone Credit/Debit Card 

Mail Check or Money Order

In Person Drop Off at a County Location

 


Payment Questions?

How to Pay by Credit/Debit Card 

How to Pay Online from a Checking Account - eCheck (free service)

How to Pay by Telephone

How to Pay by Mail

How to Pay in Person/Drop Off at a County Location 

How to Reach us <Correspondence> 

 


Pay Online by Debit/Credit Card                                                                                         

Payment of parking tickets, personal property and real estate taxes can be made online using American Express, MasterCard, Visa, and Discover Card.

All online credit and debit card payments are subject to a service fee. The fee is based on the amount of the transaction. The service fee is paid directly to the company processing the card payment. No part of this fee goes to the County. Prior to authorizing payment, you will have the opportunity to review the fee amount and to decided whether to accept the fee or to cancel the transaction. 

For additional details on making a payment, click pay taxes online or by telephone.

Click here to Pay Online by Credit/Debit Card.

 


Pay Online by eCheck 

This service is free!

eCheck is a convenient way to make a payment using your checking account. The County accepts checking account transfer payments for Real Estate and Personal Property tax.

All eCheck payments are processed by the County.

To make a payment you will need:

  • Account number listed on the tax bill
  • Amount you wish to pay
  • Checking account number
  • Bank routing number 

Click here to pay online by eCheck.

 


 Pay by Telephone

Tax payments can be made by calling 1-888-272-9829 and entering jurisdiction code is 1036.  

A service fee applies to credit and debit card transactions. The fee is based on the amount of the transaction. The service fee is paid directly to the company processing the payment. No part of this fee goes to the County.

Follow These Steps to Pay by Telephone:

  • Have at hand a pen, paper, and the tax bill.  
  • Dial 1-888-2PAY TAX (1-888-272-9829) using a touch tone telephone.
  • When prompted, Enter jurisdiction code 1036 for Prince William County.
  • Press 1 for Personal Property Tax.
  • Press 2 for Real Estate Tax. 

Account numbers are listed on the tax bill - Personal Property is an eight to eleven digit number and Real Estate (RPC) is a one to six digit number. 

The automated system will prompt you for the information it needs to process your payment. Be sure to write down the receipt number in case there are questions about your payment. 

 


Pay by Mail

Checks and money orders made payable to "Prince William County". 

For prompt processing, tax payments should be returned in the remittance envelope that came with your tax bill.

A single check may be used to pay multiple tax bills. If paying multiple bills, please include with your payment the tear off remittance slip of each bill that is being paid.  

The directions on your tax bill might ask you to return payment to DEPT 871, ALEXANDRIA VA 22334-0871. This address is the County's mail collection point for bank remittance processing. Using a remittance processing bank ensures that transactions are accurately captured and posted.   

If you are sending payment and you are not using the remittance document and envelope, please send your payment to:

                    PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY

                    TAX ADMINISTRATION DIVISION

                    PO BOX 2467

                    WOODBRIDGE VA  22195-2467

 

Payments sent by express or overnight mail, package delivery, or that require a receipt signature should be sent to:

PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY
TAX ADMINISTRATION DIVISION (MC-420)
1 COUNTY COMPLEX CT
WOODBRIDGE VA  22192-9201
 

Pay in Person at a County Location  

Make a payment at one of three Taxpayer Services locations - Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., excluding County Holidays.  Payments options include cash, money order, check, pin-debit card, and Discover card. A nominal service fee is added to all Discover card payments.
 
Taxpayer Services Locations 
1 County Complex Court, Prince William, VA  22192 
(near the intersection of Prince William Parkway and Hoadly Road)
 
15941 Donald Curtis Drive, Woodbridge, VA 22191
(near the intersection of Route 1 and Cardinal Drive)
 
7987 Ashton Avenue, Manassas, VA 20109
(near the Bull Run Regional Library) 
 
Drop Box 24-hour  
Make a payment 24-hours a day seven days a week at a depository box located near the main entrance of any Taxpayer Services location. Drop off payment options include check and money order. Checks are to be made payable to: "Prince William County" or "PWC". To ensure payment is properly processed, please enclose your bill stub, account number, or other description of the bill to which payment is to be credited.
 

Correspondence

Questions about your tax account are answered fastest by phone or e-mail. Customer service representatives are available Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM, excluding holidays. Questions by email are typically answered within one business day. We can be reached by phone at 703-792-6710 or by email at Taxpayer_Services@pwcgov.org.
 

Correspondence about your tax account should be sent to: 

PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY
TAX ADMINISTRATION DIVISION
PO BOX 2467
WOODBRIDGE VA  22195-2467
 

Correspondence sent by express or overnight mail, package delivery, or that requires a receipt signature should be sent to: 

PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY
TAX ADMINISTRATION DIVISION (MC-420)
1 COUNTY COMPLEX CT
WOODBRIDGE VA  22192-9201