To pay delinquent property taxes in person, visit the Tax Claim office at the Erie County Courthouse, 140 West Sixth Street, Room 110. The office is open Mondays through Fridays, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please note this office is closed for all county holidays.
To pay online, please follow these steps:
- Search for the property in question.
- Once you find the desired property in the search results, click the parcel ID link to view the parcel profile.
- Click the “Taxes” link near the top of the page.
- At the bottom of the tax profile page, there is a link to pay delinquent taxes. Follow the on-screen instructions to enter your payment information
Note that online payments are subject to additional fees (usually around 3 percent).
If you are paying to avoid certain deadlines, every attempt will be made to process your transaction immediately, but it is not guaranteed.