Residential Property Taxes – Prince George’s County, Maryland

Owning a home is a dream come true, but it comes with many responsibilities. One of those responsibilities is paying property taxes annually. The Prince George’s County Treasury Division mails out residential tax bills in July each year. It is important to note, just because a tax bill was not received, it does not exempt the property owner from paying penalties. Taxes that are not paid by the due date may accrue tax, penalties and interest.


Property Taxes Prince George's County Maryland

Calculate Property Taxes

Property owners can calculate their property taxes, by multiplying the assessment by the tax rate and divide by 100. The tax rate and assessment is located on the tax bill. To access the FY 2017 Constant Yield Tax Rate Table click on the following link:

Tax Credits

Some property owners may qualify for tax credits, provided by the Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation. Tax credit programs include:

  • Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit
  • Homestead Tax Credit
  • Renters’ Tax Credit
  • Disabled Veteran Exemption
  • Blind Exemption

To learn more about these programs visit the Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation official website. The Department may be contacted by phone at the following telephone number: (301)-952-2500.

Additional Charges

Additional charges may be on the tax bill, including tax lien, solid waste service and Front Foot Benefit.

  • Tax Lien – a charge to enforce unpaid taxes or fines. Contact the Treasury Division, if you have any questions about this charge at (301) 952-4030.
  • Front Foot Benefit – a charge for installing water or sewer pips under the street adjacent to the property. Contact the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission, if you have any questions about this charge at (301) 206-8032.
  • Solid Waste Service – a charge for providing trash collection service or support for waste programs. Contact the Department of the Environment for more information about this charge at (301) 952-7630.

Submitting Payment

Owner-occupied residential property (only) may be paid in 2 equal installments. The first payment must be paid by September 30th and the second payment by December 31st. All other property taxes must be paid by the due date shown on the front of the bill. Forms of payments accepted include cash, check, credit card (MasterCard, Visa, Discover) or money order.

Payments by mail
must be payable to Prince George’s County:

Prince George’s County Treasury Division
PO Box 17578
Baltimore, Maryland 21297-1578

Overnight Payments May Be Submitted To Landover Or Upper Marlboro Office

Prince George’s County Treasury Division
7600 Jefferson Avenue
Landover, Maryland 20785

Prince George’s County Treasury Division
14741 Governor Oden Bowie Drive
Room 1090
Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20772

In-Person Payments

County Administration Building
Room 1090
14741 Governor Oden Bowie Drive
Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20772

Hours: Monday thru Friday – 8am – 4:30pm

Online Payments (Account Number and Street Address Required)

Prince George’s County Property Tax Inquiry and Bill Payment System:

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