Based on the January 1, 2019 ownership, taxes are due and payable the following year in two equal installments. The 2020 Jackson County property tax due dates are May 11, 2020, and November 10, 2020.
Tax bills are mailed once a year with both installments remittance slips included, Spring and Fall. No Reminder billing will be submitted for the Fall installment. Payments must be received or federally postmarked by the deadline to avoid penalties.
Payments are considered timely if they are:
- Received in the treasurer's office by closing on the deadline date
- Received in the drop box located at the back entrance of courthouse (Sugar Street) by midnight on the deadline date
- Federally postmarked by deadline and mailed to:
Jackson County Treasurer
111 S. Main St.
Brownstown, IN 47220
Payments made in the treasurer’s office must be in the form of Cash, check, money order, or cashier's check.
Credit Card Payment option is temporary off line at this time.
PLEASE NOTE:::: Effective July 1, 2020:
Freedom Pay / EVO is no longer a valid option / supplier of this service to the county.
At this time the Office is open to the public per Covid 19 policies, one person at a time. Follow the marked layout upon entering. This will cause longer wait times and we highly suggest that the Drop off box or USPS mail be used during heavy Tax collection times.