Real Estate Taxes and Payments – Official Website of the Arlington County Government in Virginia


Due dates

Property taxes are billed in two equal installments each year:

  • First payment : June 15
  • Second installment: October 5

If the due date falls on a Saturday, Sunday or statutory holiday, no late payment penalty will be applied for payments made on the next business day. According to the Virginia code, taxpayers are responsible for knowing due dates and ensuring timely payment. The treasurer collects property taxes.

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Blocked accounts with mortgage companies

  • If your taxes are set to be paid by your mortgage company, you Will not do receive an invoice in the mail unless the treasurer’s office does not receive payment from the mortgage company.
  • If you receive a real estate bill that is supposed to be paid from an escrow account, contact your mortgage company.
  • If you recently paid off your mortgage, you should get a bill and pay your taxes.

Change your billing address

Use this Change of address form to change your billing address. Any request for a change of address must be made in writing to the Direction des Evaluations Immobilières (DREA).

Property sales

When a property is sold, the responsibility for paying taxes must be established at the time of settlement. If you have sold the property listed on the tax invoice and someone else has taken responsibility for payment, return the invoice to the Treasurer’s Office, 2100 Clarendon Blvd, Suite 201, Arlington, VA 22201, with all information that you have on the new owner. Contact your settlement attorney with any questions regarding who is responsible for paying taxes on the property sold.

Neighboring jurisdictions

Contact us

Real estate appraisal department
2100, boulevard Clarendon, office 611
Arlington, Virginia 22201

Mon.-Fri. 8 am-5pm

Phone. : 703-228-3920
TTY: 703-228-4611


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