Montgomery County Tax Office to extend hours for property tax deadline

The deadline to pay property taxes in Montgomery County is Jan. 31. (Andy Li/Community Impact Newspaper)
The deadline to pay property taxes in Montgomery County is Jan. 31. (Andy Li/Community Impact Newspaper)

The deadline to pay property taxes in Montgomery County is Jan. 31. (Andy Li/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Montgomery County Tax Office has extended its office hours as the deadline to pay property taxes approaches, according to a press release Jan. 16.



Montgomery County Tax Assessor-Collector Tammy McRae said in the press release all five tax offices will extend their hours to 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 29-31 for residents to pay their taxes in person. The deadline to pay property taxes is Jan. 31.



Residents can also pay online with e-Checks or debit or credit cards at www.mctotx.org, according to the press release. All payments submitted in the mail must be postmarked or received by or before Jan. 31 or face a penalty. Residents can also pay by phone by calling 1-800-351-7929. For residents paying in person, McRae recommended scheduling an appointment ahead of time for The Woodlands and Conroe office.



The tax office is open 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. every weekday to assist taxpayers.

By Andy Li
Originally from Boone, North Carolina, Andy Li is a graduate of East Carolina University with degrees in Communication with a concentration in Journalism and Political Science. While in school, he worked as a performing arts reporter, news, arts and copy editor and a columnist at the campus newspaper, The East Carolinian. He also had the privilege to work with NPR’s Next Generation Radio, a project for student journalists exploring radio news. Moving to Houston in May 2019, he now works as the reporter for the Conroe/Montgomery edition of Community Impact Newspaper.


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