Credit Card & E-Check Convenience Fees

Pay Taxes Online
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Whatcom County does not receive any of the fees charged.

Be advised that Debit Cards often have maximum purchase limits. Please verify with your issuing financial institution, as a limit may cause the transaction to fail.

Online Payments
Payment Method
Convenience Fee
Credit Card
2.35% of the tax amount paid using credit card, $2 minimum
Debit Card
$3.95 flat fee. Be sure to select "PIN-Less Debit" from the drop-down "Payment Method" box.
E-Check for tax amounts up to $10,000
$2
E-Check for tax amounts over $10,000
$10
Proceed to search and pay online.

Phone Payments
Payment Method
Convenience Fee
Credit or Debit Card
2.35% of the tax amount paid using credit card, $2 minimum
E-Check for tax amounts up to $10,000
$2
E-Check for tax amounts over $10,000 
$10
Proceed to Pay by Phone instructions.

In Office Payments
Payment Method
Convenience Fee
Credit Card
2.35% of the tax amount paid using credit card, $2 minimum
Debit Card
$3.95 flat fee.