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Credit and Collection

The Credit and Collection Section is part of Miami-Dade County’s Tax Collector. We collect delinquent debts on behalf of multiple Miami-Dade County departments.

Credit and Collection sample of Departments we recover delinquent debts:

  • Animal Services
  • Fire Rescue ambulance, False Alarms and Code Enforcement Citations
  • Solid Waste Code Enforcement Citations
  • Water and Sewer, retail and property damage
  • Housing Agency
  • Park and Recreations
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital

Credit and Collection understands the importance of communicating with customers in the early delinquency stage.

Our primary job responsibility includes extensive telephone collections in an attempt to recover debts on behalf of the County. We understand that most people want to do the right thing and pay their debts. Our job is to facilitate the process of collections for the benefit of the County and its constituents. To assist with the achieving this objective we have a staff of professional and courteous account representative waiting to serve you.

Pay in Person

For your convenience, our office is open from 8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the following location:

Miami-Dade Tax Collector
140 West Flagler Street, Suite 1107
Miami, FL 33130

Cash payments accepted only in person.

We accept cashier's check, money order, check and Visa, MasterCard, Amex and Discover credit cards.

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Pay by Phone

Phone payments can be done by e-check or credit card.

Contact Credit and Collection at 305-375-5200.

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Pay by Mail

Acceptable forms of payment are cashier’s check, money order or check. Do not send cash.

Send check payable to: Credit and Collection.

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Payoff and Research Requests

Please submit all payoffs and research requests to:

ATTN RESEARCH UNIT
140 W FLAGLER STREET #1107
MIAMI FL 33130

or call 786-469-2815.

Please submit your request in writing using your company’s letterhead to include a contact name, number and fax.

Please include a check for $55.00 payable to: Credit and Collection.

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Deceased

If you have received a collection letter from Miami-Dade County Credit and Collection for a family member who has passed away, please submit death certificate with your contact information for further processing.

For any additional question and information, please contact us at 786-469-2804.

Send documentation to:

ATTN LEGAL UNIT
140 W FLAGLER STREET #1107
MIAMI FL 33130

Or

Fax Number: 305-329-1535

Or

CCHelp@miamidade.gov.

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Bankruptcy

Discharged; Chapter 7:

  1. Discharge of Debtor(s)
  2. Schedule F (Listing of Creditors)

Discharged; Chapters 11 and 13:

  1. Discharge of Debtor(s)
  2. Schedule F (Listing of Creditors)
  3. Trustee contact information
  4. List of payments made by Trustee

Not-Yet-Discharged, beginning with Court Filing of Bankruptcy case*:

  1. Proof of debt
  2. “Notice of Bankruptcy Case, Meeting of Creditors and Deadlines” when bankruptcy initially filed
  3. Schedule F (listing of creditors)

For any additional question and information, please contact us at 786-469-2804.

Send documentation to:

ATTN LEGAL UNIT
140 W FLAGLER STREET #1107
MIAMI FL 33130

Or

Fax Number: 305-329-1535

Or

CCHelp@miamidade.gov.

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Contact Us

By Phone

  • Phone Number: 305-375-5200
  • Lines are open from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday – Friday, excluding Holidays

In person to see a collector or paralegal

140 W Flagler Street #1107
Miami, FL 33130

  • Office hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday, excluding Holidays

By Fax

  • Fax Number: 305-329-1535
  • Please, reference the account(s) number(s).

By e-mail

CCHelp@miamidade.gov

  • Please, reference the account(s) number(s).
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