Citizens have several options for payment.
Forms of Payment
The Tax Collector's office accepts cash, cashier's check, certified check, E-check, personal check (except personal checks and e-checks are NOT accepted March, April and May for real estate) and credit card.
The Madison County Tax Collector's office is pleased to offer the convenience of paying your property taxes online.
If you wish to go directly to online payment click here and follow the steps to begin your online payment process. The Bureau Code for Madison County is 5323370.
Again, there is a 2.35% convenience fee for all credit transactions and $1.00 for E-Check payment. Madison County does not receive any portion of convenience fees. The fees go directly to the online payment processor, Certified Payments. This is a common feature of online payment provider services.
You may pay:
In person at the Madison County Courthouse between 8:30am to 5pm, Monday through Friday or utilize three of our satellite offices open for tax payment (usually open late September through mid-May): Parkway Place - 2801 Memorial Parkway - 1st Floor by Belk or Highway 231/431 County Office, Ste K, Meridianville and the Madison Resource Center - 100 Plaza Drive just west of Browns Ferry and Hughes Road intersection. Credit card payment is accepted at the courthouse and all 3 satelite offices. Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express are accepted. There is a 2.35% convenience fee charged for all transactions that goes to the service provider.
Mail payment (MUST be postmarked December 31). If mailing your check or money order please note the following:
Tax notices are on a 8 1/2 x 11 format. Tear off the bottom portion and return in the envelope provided A $30 returned check fee will be charged for any non sufficient check payments. During March, April and May of each year we only accept certified funds (cashier's check, money order, cash, or credit cards) for real property payments.
You may mail your check or money order payment to:
Lynda Hall Madison County Tax Collector Madison County Courthouse 100 Northside Square Huntsville, AL 35801-4820
Main Office 256-532-3370 Fax Number 256-532-3368 firstname.lastname@example.org
Telephone payments are available in English or Spanish by calling 1-866-549-1010.
Pay online! Credit cards and e-checks can be processed online. There is a 2.35% convenience fee charged for online transactions with a credit card payment. E-checks have a $1.00 flat fee.
E-checks and personal checks are not accepted in March, April, or May for real estate payments.