Property Taxes

                       Montgomery County Sheriff's Office


The 2019 County tax bills will be mailed out the last week of September.  The bills will be due and payable beginning October 01, 2019.  If you do not receive your bill, please contact the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office at (859)498-8704.  When mailing in your payment, please include your copy of the tax bill or put the tax bill number on your check.  If you wish a paid receipt returned to you, please enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope.  If your bill is paid by a mortgage company, or previous owner, please forward the bill to the responsible party for prompt payment. 

Collection dates are as follows:

 2% Discount  10/01/2019 - 11/01/2019  Face Amount  11/02/2019 - 12/31/2019
 5% Penalty  01/01/2020 - 01/31/2020  21% Penalty  02/01/2020 - 04/15/2020

Important Note

Payments made during the 10% penalty period but prior to the bills being transferred to the County Clerk's Office, are subject to an additional 10% Sheriff's fee. Under the provisions of house bill 262, the advertisement and sale of delinquent property tax bills has been transferred from the Sheriff's office to the County Clerk's Office. Under this provision the Sheriff's Office will no longer be responsible for the advertising or sale of delinquent taxes. All delinquent taxes will be transferred to the County Clerk's Office as of the close of business on April 15, 2020.  In addition to the penalties and fees that are applied by the Sheriff's Office, all payments made to the County Clerk's Office are subject to a 20% county attorney's fee and 10% county clerk's fee and interest at 1% per month.  The delinquency is also subject to being sold to a third party in the summer of 2020 by the County Clerk if the delinquent bill is not paid.  Bills on this website can be viewed and printed only.  Bills can not  be paid online.

Important Notice

Please use the following address when mailing in payments.

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office
1 Court Street, Suite 4
Mt. Sterling, Kentucky 40353

Online County Tax Database