March 27, 2019 – Tina M. Vernon, Nevada County Treasurer and Tax Collector, would like to remind property owners that the due date for the 2nd installment of the 2018-2019 secured tax bill is April 10, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Payments must be received in this office or show a postmark of April 10, 2019. If mailing close to this date, we highly encourage a hand stamped timely postmark to ensure timely payment. If received after the April 10th date without a timely postmark, a 10% penalty plus a $10 cost will be added for late payment.

If you own property in Nevada County and have not received a tax bill, a copy may be printed from the tax collector’s website at

Avoid the lines! Payment transactions can be made online at or by phone at (888)243-1366 up until 11:59 PM on April 10th. You must have your assessment number and amount due.

Please note there is a 2.4% fee associated with credit card transactions and a $0.50 charge for electronic check.

Don’t want to come up to the office? A convenient outside drive-up Drop Box is available in the parking lot of the Rood Government Center until 5pm on April 10th. Follow the signs for location.

For in-person payments, the Tax Collector’s office is located on the 2nd floor of the Rood Center at 950 Maidu Avenue in Nevada City. Office hours are 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. Lines can be long on April 10th so plan accordingly.

If mailing your payment, send payment along with your payment stub to P.O. Box 128, Nevada City, CA 95959-0128. Once again, if mailing close to the 10th, it is IMPERATIVE to get a hand stamped timely postmark or you will run the risk of a penalty due to a late postmark.


Payments may be made in person April 1-3, 2019 between the hours of 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM. at the Truckee Sheriff Substation Building in Supervisor Richard Anderson’s office located at 10879 Donner Pass Road, Suite A (enter at left side of building)