Property tax bills are mailed annually in mid-December, following the annual budget process. Real estate property taxes can be paid in two installments due January 31 and July 31 of each year. The July 31 payment is payable to Washington County. Business Personal property taxes must be paid in full by January 31 of each year. WI State Law allows for a five business day window.
Second Installment payments should be submitted through the Washington County website.
Personal Property Taxes are accepted by the Village of Germantown year round.
Village of Germantown taxpayers are able to pay their real estate taxes and/or any personal property tax online. Online payments are processed through Point and Pay, and they charge a fee for their services.
The fees are:
Credit Card - 2.39% of the payment (minimum of $1.50)
$1.50 up to $10,000
$10.00 for amounts over $10,000
These fees are paid directly to Point and Pay; the village does not receive any portion of these fees. All costs for use of a credit card or an e-check for payment of taxes is the responsibility of the taxpayer.