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Putnam County Property Tax statements are mailed out by November 1st of each year. The bill covers January 1 through December 31 of the year of assessment.
Putnam County Property Taxes become delinquent April 1 of the year of assessment, at which time a 3% penalty is added to the real estate tax bill. Taxes paid after the month of April must be paid with guaranteed funds.
Yes, the following discounts apply to early payment of current year property taxes in Putnam County:
After real estate taxes become delinquent on April 1st of each year, they are advertised in a local newspaper once a week for three consecutive weeks.
On or before June 1st, the Putnam County Tax Collector must conduct a tax certificate sale on each unpaid parcel of property. When a tax certificate is sold against a piece of property, the successful bidder pays the delinquent taxes on that property and then receives a receipt which also constitutes a first lien against the property. A taxpayer could pay interest up to the rate of 18% per year. This rate depends on the interest rate that was bid on at the tax certificate sale.