Paying real estate property taxes is a bummer.
However, if you want to save a bit of money on your property taxes, Hillsborough county offers a solution! Taxpayers can save a percentage on their real estate property tax bills when enrolling in the quarterly payment installment plan.
How to apply
Applications for the installment payment plan open November 1st in the year prior to the application period (for instance, applications for the 2023 installment plan program open on November 1 2022). Applications must be submitted before May 1st of the tax year that is being paid. As long as your first real estate property tax payment is made each year, the taxpayer doesn’t have to reapply for this program!
Payment Schedule and Savings
One quarter of previous year’s gross tax plus one-half of any adjustment to current taxes, discounted 3%.
One quarter of previous year’s gross tax plus one-half of any adjustment to current taxes, no discount.