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Tax notices nearing completion in Washington Parish

Tax notices nearing completion in Washington Parish
Posted: Nov 7, 2018
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From Washington Parish Sheriff Randy "Country" Seal:
WPSO personnel began preparing to mail 21,950 notices starting today, November 7, 2018 for delivery by November 15, 2018.

Here are FIVE things to know about the annual property tax assessment:

1. When is payment due?
Taxes must be paid by December 31, 2018. Payments postmarked December 31, 2018 won’t incur interest charges.

2. Where may I pay my bill?
Online:, click the Divisions tab and select Pay Taxes Online. or go to

In person: Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office
1002 Main Street, Franklinton, LA 70438
Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office
302 Mississippi Avenue, Bogalusa, LA 70427

Regular Mail:
Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office
Post Office Box 544
Franklinton, LA 70438

Make Checks payable to Washington Parish Tax Collector
Include the Assessment # on your check

Overnight mail:
Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office
Attention Property Tax Division
1002 Main Street
Franklinton, LA 70438

3. What if I don’t receive a tax notice?
If you don’t receive a tax notice by December 15, 2018, call the Sheriff’s Office Property Tax Division at 985-839-3434.

4. How was my property assessed?
While the Sheriff’s Office sends the tax assessment, the Assessor’s Office is responsible for determining the value of your property. If you have questions about your assessment, call the Assessor’s Office at 985-839-7815.

5. What if I need to change my mailing address?
Contact the Assessor’s Office at 985-839-7815.