Tax Administration


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Public Counter Closed Due to COVID- 19

Pay by drop box: Located at the entrance of Gateway Building Tax Office on the right hand side wall. (DO NOT PUT CASH IN DROP BOX).

Pay online:

Pay over the phone: 1-844-435-3981

Have questions? Email or call (919) 245-2100.

2020 Data Validation Form

In order to ensure the most accurate data possible for the upcoming 2021 revaluation, Orange County Tax Administration has mailed out a Data Validation Form. This form contains information about your property as we currently have it on our files. If the information displayed on this form is correct no further action is required on your part.

However, if our information is incorrect, please let us know by:

  • email at (, 
  • by selecting the button labeled "Property Record Card Search" located on the right hand side of this page
  • or by mailing the completed form to Orange County Tax Office, Attn: Data Validation Po Box 8181 Hillsborough NC 27278.

The Tax Office has three divisions

**Click on the Division to go to the site**

Land Records/GIS

Land Records/GIS Division is responsible for maintaining property information used in public inquiry and legal research. Land Records/GIS uses public documents to create and maintain the official index of property ownership in the County. Land Records/GIS handles the geographic information systems for Orange County.

Tax Assessment

The Tax Assessment Division is responsible for identifying, reporting and assigning a value to taxable property. These values are used to ensure equitable taxation across the County.

Revenue & Collections

Revenue & Collections Division supervises the timely collection and disposition of taxes within the County. Revenue & Collections collects taxes on personal property, real estate, businesses, registered motor vehicles and collects ambulance billing.  In addition, Revenue & Collections issues business licenses for beer/wine and mobile home moving permits.


DMV Motor Vehicle Receipts

DMV Motor VehicleReceipts
Vihicle Gap Bill

Delinquent Taxes

Tax Due

Ambulance Billing


GIS Maps

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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Accountant preparing income taxes using the computer.