Lieutenant Governor Osbert E. Potter Advises Public of Online Payments for Property Tax
For Immediate Release No. 49-15
August 05, 2015
For More Information Contact:
Regina Watson, Public Relations Officer
Ph: (340) 774-2991 ext. 4122
Fax: (340) 774-6953
Lieutenant Governor Osbert E. Potter Advises
Public of Online Payments for Property Tax
Governor Osbert E. Potter would like to inform the public that property owners
can now pay their property tax bills online for ALL tax years. Customers
interested in paying their property tax bills online can go to https://propertytax.vi.gov/ to do so. Payment plan payments must still be made
offline through the Lieutenant Governor’s Office.
the New Property Tax Payment Online System:
property tax payment is similar to ordering a purchase online. Online payment
is free and secure. There is no need to worry about a check being lost or
delayed in the mail; payment is processed via a secure web site.
receipt confirmation is emailed to the customer. Customers can also view and
print a detailed receipt from propertytax.vi.gov. immediately after payment.
can view details about an individual account, including parcel details, tax
credits, and tax credit expirations.
can be made at any time 24 hours a day from anywhere in the world.
owners can ensure that a payment is received before a discount expires without
waiting in lines or worrying about getting a payment lost in the mail.
most cases, online payment is instant. As soon as a payment has been
successfully processed, customers see the account balance change to 0.00 from
the parcel search.
the customer has an escrow account with a local bank, they should allow the
bank to make the payment for them. Customers with mortgages and escrow accounts
with banks will still benefit from the discount when the payment is received
from the bank by the Office of the Lieutenant Governor.
can make full online payments on all accounts and parcels that are past due and
on which partial payments have yet to be made. Customers can use the search
function to view past account balance due, if any.
For more information, please contact the Office
of the Lieutenant Governor, Supervisor of Cashiers, and St. Thomas/St. John district
at (340) 776-8505 or St. Croix district at (340) 773-6449.