Alexandria, Virginia property owners have until Monday, June 17, 2019 to pay their real estate taxes bills for the first half of 2019.
The 2019 real estate tax rate is $1.130 per $100 of assessed value, the annual refuse fee rate is $411 and the annual stormwater utility fee rate is $140, with the fee determined by the stormwater fee rate type.
In May 2019, all property owners will be billed for half of the Stormwater Utility Fee as a separate line item on the real estate tax bill, with the next half of the annual fee billed in October 2019. To appeal the Stormwater Utility Fee with the Director of the Department of Transportation and Environmental Services, please submit a Stormwater Utility Fee Appeal and Adjustment Request Form by June 15, 2019. Forms are available on the City’s website, and at the Stormwater Management Division, 2900‐B Business Center Drive, Alexandria, VA 22314
The Code of Virginia does not allow for waiver of tax, penalty, or interest due to inability to pay or failure to receive a tax bill. Property owners who do not receive a real estate tax bill in the mail and do not have their real estate taxes paid by their mortgage companies should contact the City’s Treasury Division, or call 703.746.3902, to request a bill before June 15. Detailed real estate tax balances and payment history are available 24 hours a day on the City’s Real Estate website. Property owners who changed their mailing address but did not previously report this change to the City can update their address by contacting the Office of Real Estate Assessment to ensure that future bills and correspondence are mailed to the correct address.
Additional information about the City’s real estate tax is available on the Finance Department website. Information on real estate assessments, appeals, or updating the property owner’s mailing address is available from the Office of Real Estate Assessment. Information on payments, late payment penalty, and interest can be obtained through the Alexandria Tax Guide or by contacting the Treasury Division. Information on the stormwater utility fee is available at this link.