The second installment of the 2013 Oneida and Vilas county property tax bills is due by July 31.
Due to limited parking and long waiting lines, mailing tax payments is recommended for both counties.
Oneida County payments may be mailed to Oneida County Treasurer, P.O. Box 400, Rhinelander, WI 54501.
Payments in person may be made to the county treasurer’s office on weekdays from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
The Oneida County treasurer’s office is located on the first floor, Dahl Street side of the Oneida County Courthouse in Rhinelander.
To help expedite processing, have payments ready and checks written before stepping to the counter. For after-hour payments, by check only, use the drop box located on the Dahl Street side of the courthouse. Tax payments received with a postmark after July 31 will accrue an additional 10.5 percent penalty and interest charge for late payment. Penalty and interest will continue to accrue at a rate of 1.5 percent per-month until the bill is paid in full.
For more information, call the Oneida County treasurer’s office at 715-369-6137.
Oneida County payments may also be made inside the bank at any US Bank in Minocqua and St. Germain, Associated Bank in Minocqua and Rhinelander, and First National Bank branches in St. Germain and Three Lakes.
Bank staff will only collect those payments presented with a tax payment stub and exact payment amount. Do not use the drive-through for these services.
Oneida County payment by credit card or electronic check may be made through Point & Pay by calling 1-888-891-6064, option 1, or at www.co.oneida.wi.gov, click on Departments, Treasurer, Pay 2nd Installment or Delinquent Tax payments online.
You will also need your tax bill number. Please be aware that Point & Pay will charge you a convenience fee for using their services.
Vilas County payments may be mailed to Vilas County Treasurer, 330 Court St., Eagle River, WI 54521.
The treasurer’s office is located on the first floor of the Vilas County Courthouse in Eagle River. The Vilas County treasurer’s office is open 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Payments postmarked after July 31 will receive an interest charge of 7 percent. Interest will continue to accrue at a rate of 1 percent per month until the bill is paid in full.
For more information, call the Vilas County treasurer’s office at 715-479-3609.
Vilas County payments may also be made at the following financial institutions located in the City of Eagle River: Associated Bank, First National Bank, Peoples State Bank, River Valley Bank. Bank staff will only collect those payments presented with a tax payment stub and exact payment amount.
Vilas County payment by credit card may be made through Point & Pay by calling 1-866-518-2304 or at www.co.vilas.wi.us.
Please be aware that Point & Pay will charge you an additional 2.39 percent convenience fee for credit cards and $1.50 for electronic check transfers.