Delivery of 2014 Jefferson Parish property tax notices began Nov. 24. Residents and business owners not receiving a tax notice by Dec. 10 should contact the office of Sheriff Newell Normand, the ex-officio tax collector, for assistance.
Direct questions concerning payment dates, amounts paid, refunds, copies of a notice, redemptions or other questions regarding property tax collection to the Property Tax Division at (504) 363-5710. Questions concerning the amount of the assessment, changes in the mailing address or homestead exemption must be directed to the Assessor’s Office at (504) 362-4100.
Property taxes for 2014 become due upon receipt of the tax notice and become delinquent if not paid by Dec. 31. Payments postmarked by Dec. 31 will not incur interest charges.
Payments may be made online through the e-services link at www.jpso.com. E-check payments are free, but a 2.49 percent convenience fee is assessed on credit card payments.
The mailing address for tax payments is: Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, P.O. Box 130, Gretna, LA 70054-0130.