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Real Estate Tax Payments

As a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and to safeguard our employees and customers, we are strongly encouraging our tax payers and customers to conduct any Tax Collector business transactions including paying Real Estate Property Taxes, Tangible Personal Property Taxes, Local Business Taxes, Auto Tag registrations "Renew Express" and Auto Tag registrations "GoRenew," online, instead of visiting our Public Service Office in person.

The date for citizens and businesses to pay property taxes in all Florida counties is extended from March 31 to April 15, 2020. Payments must be submitted electronically or postmarked by April 15.

Real estate property taxes are collected annually and can be paid online, by mail or in person. Also known as ad valorem taxes, real estate property taxes are based on the assessed value of a property's land, buildings and improvements, determined by the Property Appraiser as of Jan. 1.

At the end of the certified tax roll, the Property Appraiser delivers the certified tax roll to the Tax Collector, who mails tax notices to the last owner of the property to collect the money owed.

The real estate property tax notice also includes non-ad valorem assessments levied against the property for services such as solid waste, fire rescue, libraries and other special assessments.

County and municipal governments, as well as local taxing authorities (such as the School Board and South Florida Water Management District, Children's Trust), determine tax rates (also known as millage rates). The rate is multiplied against the assessed value of the property, minus exemptions, to determine the amount of taxes due.

Tax notices are mailed on or before Nov. 1. Property tax payments have been extended to April 15. If you don't receive your tax notice in November, call the Tax Collector's office to request a duplicate. Taxes become delinquent on April 1 and additional interest and fees will be added to the bill.

According to Florida Statute 197.122, all property owners are held to know that taxes are due and payable annually. They are charged with the duty of ascertaining the amount of current and delinquent taxes due. If a taxpayer does not receive a tax notice in November, it is the taxpayer's responsibility to contact the Tax Collector's Office to request a duplicate tax notice.

The Miami Dade County Tax Collector's Office now offers property owners the convenience of receiving their 2020 Tax Bill electronically. Sign up by visiting

  1. Under TaxSys Search, enter a name, address, or account (folio) number
  2. Click on Property Tax, then click Search and click Get Bills by Email
  3. Complete the form and submit your request

Under Florida law:

  • A discount period may not be extended due to a tax bill being returned as undeliverable electronically or by postal mail.(F.S.197.322)
  • Email addresses are public records. If you register for electronic billing your email address may be subject to public record requests

The opening of the 2019 tax roll will be advertised in local newspapers in English, Spanish, and Creole for collection from November 1 through March 31,2020.

2019 Reminder Tax Bills

The 2019 reminder tax bills will be mailed on April 13, 2020. Reminder payments must be received by May 29, 2020. Online payment by e-checking and credit card for 2019 property taxes will be available via the County's payment gateway at 11:59 p.m. through May 31, 2020. If you do not receive your reminder tax notice, call our office at 305-270-4916 or e-mail [email protected] for a duplicate tax bill.

2019 Fourth Quarter Tax Bills

The 2019 Fourth Quarter Tax Bills will be payable on March 1, 2020.

Accounts Exempt from Public Disclosure

Pursuant to amendments made to Florida Statute 119.071, effective July 1, 2019, accounts exempt from public disclosure are not viewable or payable online.

Phone Number(s)

  • Property Taxes Section
  • 311 Contact Center

Email / Mail

Locations and Hours


Edward Marquez, Deputy Mayor

Stephen P. Clark Center
111 NW 1st Street, Miami, FL 33128

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