Pay your Ward County, North Dakota property taxes online using this service.
For Ward County real estate, the first half plus the full amount of yearly installment of special assessments are due by March 1. The second half is due (or postmarked) on or before October 15.
For mobile homes, the first half is due by March 1st and the second half is due by July 1st.
A 5% discount is given on the consolidated tax for both real estate and mobile homes if paid (or postmarked) on or before February 15 of each year.
Real Estate tax statements are mailed each December. By North Dakota Century Code, they must be mailed by the 26th of December. Mobile Home tax statements are also mailed in December.
Ward County depends upon receiving the estimated tax revenue in order to pay for all the services included in the budget. However, sometimes people don't or can't pay their taxes.
If the real estate taxes aren't fully paid by October 15 of the current year, they are considered delinquent. Please note this does not apply to property that is in foreclosure; at which time the County takes possession on October 1.