Treasurer-Tax Collector

Karen Coleman


According to K. E. Coleman, El Dorado County Treasurer-Tax Collector, the second installment of the secured property tax is now due and will be delinquent if not paid on or before April 12, 2021. “Due to the usual delinquency date of April 10 falling on a Saturday, taxpayers have an additional few days to pay this year,” says Coleman.

To pay online or to find answers to the most frequently asked property tax questions, access the website at Taxpayers can also view or print copies of their tax bills from this website.

Electronic check and credit card payments made through this website are accepted as timely if paid before midnight April 12, 2021. Accepted cards include Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. Please note, the third-party credit card processing company charges an administrative processing fee for this service. If paying through a bank’s online bill payment system, we recommend making payments no less than 10 days before the delinquent date. The law requires the application of late penalties on all payments received after April 12, 2021.

Our Department is open to receive your payments in person at the tax counter from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. We have also installed secured payment bins outside both building entrances at 360 Fair Lane, Placerville, California. Please note that the payment bins are accessible only during office hours. The bins are emptied and secured after hours, for payment security.

Staff is available to answer your tax questions, during office hours, at 530-621-5800. You may also contact us by e-mail to We are not able to accept payments submitted by phone or e-mail.