Payment Methods - How can I make a tax payment?
  • Payment can be made by mail, in person, by dropbox or online.
  • When paying by mail, please make checks and money orders payable to the Hampton City Treasurer and mail to P.O. Box 638, Hampton, VA 23669. 
  • The Treasurer’s Office is located at 1 Franklin Street in the Ruppert Leon Sargent Memorial building in Downtown Hampton.  
  • Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • In-person, we accept payment by cash, money order, check, credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover) and debit cards that have a Visa or MasterCard logo.  Payment by credit or debit card will be assessed at a 1.25% convenience fee.
  • We do not accept rolled coins as a form of payment.
  • Payments received or postmarked by midnight of the due date will be considered as on time. All late payments will be assessed penalty, interest and fees in accordance with the Virginia Code.
  • Payments received from a banking institutions’ online banking service must be received in the Treasurer’s Office on or before the due date. Contact your banking institution to determine the processing time required to ensure your payment is received on time. 
  • The Treasurer’s Office drop box is located at the entrance of the Ruppert Leon Sargent Memorial building on the corner of Franklin Street and Queens Way. Please make checks and money orders payable to the Hampton City Treasurer. Payments placed in the drop box up until midnight of the due date will be considered as on time.
  • Payments by check or by Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Discover can be made online. A convenience fee of $1.00 will be assessed for payment by check and a fee of $1.00 plus 1.25% of the total transaction will be assessed for all online credit card payments. Payments with a time stamp up to midnight of the due date will be considered as on time. 

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1. Personal Property Taxes - What are personal property taxes?
2. Personal Property Taxes - How are vehicles assessed?
3. Personal Property Taxes - What is the tax rate(s) for personal property?
4. Personal Property Taxes - When are personal property taxes due?
5. Personal Property Taxes - What if I did not receive a personal property bill?
6. Personal Property Taxes - What is the Personal Property Tax Relief Act (PPTRA)?
7. Personal Property Taxes - What if I am an active duty military member?
8. Personal Property Taxes - What if I sold or traded my vehicle?
9. Personal Property Taxes - What if I just moved to the City of Hampton?
10. Personal Property Taxes - What if I moved to another city/county in Virginia or another state?
11. Personal Property Taxes - How do I change my mailing address?
12. Vehicle License Fees - What is the vehicle license fee?
13. Vehicle License Fees - When will I be billed for the vehicle license fees?
14. Vehicle License Fees - How much is the vehicle license fee?
15. Vehicle License Fees - Are vehicle license fees refundable?
16. Boat License Fees - What is the boat license fee?
17. Boat License Fees - When will I be billed for the boat license fees?
18. Boat License Fees - How much is the boat license fee?
19. Real Estate Taxes - What are real estate taxes?
20. Real Estate Taxes - How are land and improvements assessed?
21. Real Estate Taxes - What is the tax rate for Real Estate?
22. Real Estate Taxes - When are real estate taxes due?
23. Real Estate Taxes - What if I did not receive a real estate bill?
24. Real Estate Taxes - Does the City of Hampton have a Real Estate Tax Relief Program?
25. Real Estate Taxes - How is my mortgage company notified when taxes are due?
26. Real Estate Taxes - What if I have a mortgage company but received a tax bill?
27. Real Estate Taxes - How do I change my mailing address?
28. Real Estate Taxes - Can I view my property and tax information online?
29. Storm Water Fees - What are storm water fees?
30. Payment Methods - How can I make a tax payment?
31. Payment Methods - Why do I pay a convenience fee for credit/debit card payments?
32. Payment Methods - What if I was notified by my bank that my check was returned for insufficient funds etc..?
33. Delinquent Collections - What if I am delinquent?
34. Delinquent Collections - What if I received a Notice of Lien and Demand for Payment?
35. Delinquent Collections - What if I received a Distress Warrant on my vehicle?
36. Delinquent Collections - What if I received a notice from DMV that I have a DMV Stop?
37. Delinquent Collections - What if I received a notice that my state income tax refund is being held?
38. Delinquent Collections - Can I make payment arrangements?
39. Delinquent Collections - Does the Treasurer’s Office take collection action on accounts owed to other city departments?
40. Animal Licenses - What animals must be licensed?
41. Animal Licenses - How much is an animal license?
42. Animal Licenses - How can I purchase an animal license?
43. Animal Licenses - What do I need to purchase my animal license?
44. Animal Licenses - How long is an animal license valid?
45. Animal Licenses - When is the deadline for purchasing an animal license?
46. Parking Fines - Who collects parking fines?
47. Parking Fines - How long do I have to pay a parking fine?
48. Parking Fines - How can I pay a parking fine?
49. Parking Fines - Can I dispute a parking fine?
50. Parking Fines - What happens if I do not pay or dispute the parking fine within 30 days?
51. Passport Services - Where can I get a passport?
52. DMV Select Services - Where can I find DMV Select Services?