Tax Collector

**IMPORTANT INFORMATION**

** PLEASE READ**

Due to concern for the health and well-being of the public and city employees in relation to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), City Hall will be closed from Tuesday, March 17, 2020 until further notice.   Please note that you can pay your city bills online at https://www.cityofportsmouth.com/city/pay-my-bill.  As this is an ever-changing situation, please check the city website for possible updates.  E-mails and phone messages will be checked periodically throughout this time.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

 

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Mission Statement

  • The Purpose of the Tax Collection Office is to assure safe and accurate collection and timely deposit of city monies while serving customers in a professional and courteous manner
  • Please visit us at City Hall for Tax Information, Vehicle Registration and Water/Sewer Payments.

 

Major Responsibilities

  • Property Tax Collection
  • Motor Vehicle Titling and Registration
  • Boats, ATV, Snowmobile Registration
  • Water Sewer Collection
  • Collection of Miscellaneous City Accounts Receivable
  • Departmental Deposits
  • Administering Online Bill Payments