How to Pay Your Taxes

Pay by Mail

  • Mail your check and payment stub to Merced County Treasurer-Tax Collector, PO Box 6008, Whittier, CA 90607-6008
  • Postmark on or before the stated due date to avoid penalty

Pay Online

Pay by Phone

  • Pay by phone at (866) 890-4105
  • Pay with credit card or e-check (convenience fee applies)
  • Payments can be made until midnight on the stated due date

Pay In-Person

  • Pay in-person at the Tax Collector’s office located at 2222 M St. in Merced
  • Make your payment by 5:00 pm (close of business) on or before stated due date
  • Office hours are 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, except holidays

Convenience Fees

If you pay your taxes online or by phone, a convenience fee is charged in addition to the property tax amount paid:

Payment Method
Convenience Fee
Credit Card
2.34% of taxes paid ($2.00 minimum charge)
Debit Card
$3.95 flat-fee
Free  (No Convenience Fee)

View or pay your taxes online or by calling (866) 890-4105.