City property taxes normally become due and payable October 1st of each year and shall be delinquent the first day of March the following year. Delinquent taxes shall bear interest at the rate of one and one half (1.5) percent per month until paid. After a set period, delinquent taxes are turned over to Roane County for collection.
For 2021: a 2% discount will be given to all those who pay by November 15, 2021. (30 days from date of mailing).
Payment of taxes:
Property tax payments can be made at city hall or over the phone by debit or credit card through a city clerk. There is a convenience charge to pay by card. Payments can also be made by debit or credit card online by clicking the link below. Tax Relief is available for elderly and disabled homeowners, as well as disabled veterans or their widows. Applications and information on tax relief is available at city hall. Applicants must provide all sources of income from prior year when applying for tax relief.