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How to Pay My Taxes
We accept cash, check or money order. We now accept credit and debit cards.

Paying Taxes By Mail

Please mail and tear off the small portion of your tax bill along with your check or money order. Make the check or money order payable to "Washington County Treasurer". Your envelope must be postmarked by the due date listed on your tax bill to avoid paying a penalty.

If you would like a paid receipt please enclose the entire bill along with a stamped, self addressed envelope and mail this information in the envelope provided in your tax bill. If you did not receive a printed envelope with your tax bill please mail to the following:

Tammy L. Bates, Treasurer
Washington County Courthouse
205 Putnam St.
Marietta, OH 45750

Paying Taxes In Person

You need have the original tax bill(s) you received in the mail when paying in person at the Treasurer's Office (on the 2nd floor if you enter the building from the Second Street entrance). If you did not receive a bill, you should call the Treasurer’s Office at (740) 373-6623 Ext 2201. Our normal office hours are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. If you pay in person, you must do so by the due date listed on your tax bill to avoid a penalty. 

There is a $2.00 flat flee to pay taxes with debit card transactions and 2.75% of total amount paid to pay with credit card. Taxes may be paid over the phone with credit card transaction only. 

Non-Sufficient Funds Check
If check is presented for non payment the taxes will be restored to the duplicate and late charges will apply if necessary.

Delinquent Real Estate & Mobile Home Tax Payment Plans

If you are paying delinquent taxes, you should call (740) 373-6623 Ext. 2201 or come to the Treasurer’s Office located in the Washington County Courthouse.

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Tammy Bates
County Treasurer

205 Putnam St.
Marietta, OH 45750

(740) 373-6623 ext. 2201
(740) 374-2547 FAX
Email the Treasurer


Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Except for legal holidays