Options for Paying Your Property Tax Bill

  1. In person during office hours, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday (In observation of the holidays our offices will be CLOSED  Dec. 23, Dec. 26, Dec. 30 and Jan. 2).
  2. By mail - Elkhorn City Treasurer, 9 S Broad St, PO Box 920, Elkhorn, WI 53121.
  3. Drop box outside City Hall at 9 S Broad St.
  4. Credit /Debit Card or and E-check - For a nominal fee, you can pay by credit card, debit card, or e-check by going on line at http://www.officialpayments.com or call (800) 272-9829 (Jurisdiction Code #5869).
  5. On-line Bill Pay-Check with your financial institution for details.

To assist in processing your payment, please include the tax key number(s) on all checks and endorse escrow checks made out to both the City and yourself. As noted on your tax bill, checks should be made payable to:

  • Elkhorn City Treasurer if paid by January 31, 2017
  • Walworth County Treasurer if paid after January 31, 2017

Payments will be credited the day they are received at City Hall. Payments left in the drop box New Years weekend and through 8 a.m. January 3rd, will be credited to 2016. The City does not accept post-dated checks. It will be returned if staff notices it, otherwise it will be processed the day it is received.

If you would like a receipt mailed, please enclose a self-addressed stamped business size envelope with your payment.

Please Note: Payments for your utility bill and/or dog/cat licenses cannot be included in your property tax payment.

Address Changes

A new form for address changes for tax bill and assessment purposes only has been created by the Walworth County Register of Deeds.  All requests to change a mailing address must be submitted in writing by the property owner. 

PDF Document Address Change Form