Have your tax payment automatically deducted from your checking or savings account (US financial institutions only), on the due date,
for every parcel you pay taxes on.
Proceed to the Auto-Pay enrollment/change
From your checking or savings account (US financial institutions only), or use any of the credit/debit cards shown above. (There is a convenience fee for
The link below will
take you to our property search screen. Enter your property information,
click on it on the subsequent list, then follow the on-screen
instructions to make a payment.
Proceed to search
and pay online.
Pay by Phone:
Use any of the credit/debit cards shown above. (There is a convenience fee for each transaction).
Proceed to the pay by phone instruction
Pay by Mail:
Return your tax payment
coupon(s), and check made payable to Whatcom County Treasurer,
in the envelope provided, to PO Box 34873, Seattle WA 98124-1873.
We cannot accept post-dated checks. If you want a receipt, you
must enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope. Please note: be
sure that the official postmark reflects the due date, or before.
Any payment postmarked after the due date will be considered delinquent,
and returned to you for interest and possible penalty.
If you do not have your
tax payment coupon, please write the property ID number(s) on your check,
or print a screen image from the search
online function, and include that with your check. But, please
do not send just a check without an identifying property ID number. Thank
Pay in Person:
Our office hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday.
We are located in the Whatcom County Courthouse, at
311 Grand Avenue, in Bellingham WA, on the first
floor, suite 104. Outside payment drop boxes
can be found at each entrance to the courthouse for your convenience.
If you use any of the credit/debit cards shown above. (There is a convenience fee for each transaction).
Get a map and directions to the
Get a list of the observed Holidays when our
office will be closed.