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Tax Collector

We facilitate current and delinquent real and personal property taxes, special assessments for all local taxing authorities, local business tax receipts, and convention and tourist taxes. We also issue automobile, boat, hunting and fishing licenses, as well as process motor vehicle registration and renewals.

Tax Collector's Public Service Office, located at 200 NW 2nd Avenue, Miami, Florida 33128, is open Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

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Real estate taxes are collected annually and can be paid online, by mail or in person. Partial, deferred and installment payments are also available.

Apply for or renew your local business tax receipt, or request a change to your existing account.

Taxes must be paid on tangible personal property, which are assets used in a business to derive income.

Hotels, restaurants and rental living accommodations are subject to several types of taxes.

The Miami-Dade County Tax Collector is required to hold a Tax Certificate Sale every year. Learn how you can bid in an online auction for tax certificates.

Purchasing licenses and permits to fish and hunt is quick and easy.

A Fire and Out-of-Business Sale Permit is required if you plan to organize a sale that will lead to the closing of a business.

Motor Vehicles

Motor vehicles, vessels, mobile homes and trailers must be registered at the point of purchase and a certificate of title issued as proof of ownership.

Motor vehicle registration renewals can be made online, at the Tax Collector's office or at authorized agencies.

License plates are required to be replaced every 10 years and most Florida license plates are able to be personalized.

Disabled person parking permits are given to people who are medically certified to have long-term, permanent or temporary mobility impairment, or who are certified legally blind or temporarily sight-impaired.

Miami-Dade County residents can buy a Baby Stroller Parking Permit to park in a specifically-designated parking space.

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The Tax Collector administers state laws, local ordinances and policies to properly collect current and delinquent real and personal property taxes, as well as delinquent accounts for various County departments. In addition, we collect special assessments for all local taxing authorities, local business tax receipts, and convention and tourist taxes.

We act on behalf of the state of Florida to issue automobile, boat, hunting and fishing licenses.

We also process motor vehicle registration and renewals.