Essex County Virginia

Treasurer

Essex County Treasurer's Office

Treasurer:
Penny Dvis         
B.A. "Penny" Davis
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 Deputy Treasurer:
kwhitlock
Kelly Whitlock
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LOCATION AND HOURS:

Physical Address: 321 Prince Street Tappahannock, VA 22560

Mailing Address: PO Box 489 Tappahannock, VA 22560

Phone: 804-443-4371

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Closed on all County Holidays

GENERAL INFORMATION

Virginia’s city and county Treasurer’s collect taxes and local fees on behalf of the local government. The Treasurer is responsible for every form of revenue which comes to his or her locality including

  • Personal Property Taxes
  • Real Estate Taxes
  • License Taxes
  • Permit Fees
  • State Income Taxes
  • Estimated Income Taxes
  • Court, Sheriff, and Clerk Fees

The elected post of Treasurer was created in the Virginia Constitution of 1870. The Essex County Treasurer also collects for delinquent Emergency Medical Services. To see if you qualify for an exemption, click below to view the Resolution or download hardship form.

Emergency Medical Services Fees for Service Resolution

Ambulance Hardship Certification Form

HOW TO PAY:

In person: 321 Prince Street, Tappahannock, VA 22560
                         Make check(s) payable to ESSEX COUNTY TREASURER

By mail: P.O. Box 489, Tappahannock, VA 22560
                         Make check(s) payable to ESSEX COUNTY TREASURER

Online: Click HERE to access online services

Essex County has partnered with PAYGOV.US to process credit card transactions.
Taxpayers may call 1-866- 480-8552 or go to WWW.PAYGOV.US to make their payments.
Our location code is 36274.
A 2.5% convenience fee will be added.
There is a minimum fee of $1.00 for all transactions under $40.00
We accept Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.**

**If you have a DMV Stop there is a $20 fee due to release it. Please add $20.00 to your total** 

Drop Off: There is also a mail slot in the front door of the Treasurer’s office which you may use to drop off payments outside of the normal business hours.

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER:

January 31st: Must purchase new dog tags

March 1st: Personal property form due to the Commissioner of the Revenue

April 15th: Federal income tax return due

May 1st: Virginia income tax return due

June 5th: First half real estate and personal property tax due (we accept items postmarked by this date)

December 5th: Second half real estate and personal property tax due (we accept items postmarked by this date)