Deadline to Pay, A Day Away!


Avoid Penalties –  Pay Property Taxes Online by April 10  

SAN DIEGO, CA, April 9, 2024 – San Diego County Treasurer-Tax Collector Dan McAllister is reminding property owners that there is only one day left to pay the second installment of their property taxes. The total amount owed is $8.63 billion dollars, $566 million more than last year’s total of $8.1 billion.  

“The deadline to pay is tomorrow, April 10.” said Dan McAllister. “A 10% penalty fee is incurred for late payments, and that adds up, so we’re encouraging people to go online and pay today.” 

1,013,632 secured tax bills were sent in early October and are online to view and pay at Taxpayers can pay online free using an e-Check (electronic check), and will get an immediate, emailed confirmation. “More than 73% of taxpayers now pay electronically because it is secure, fast, and easy,” continued McAllister.  

The first property tax installment was due on November 1, 2023. The second installment was due February 1, 2024 and becomes delinquent after April 10, 2024.  

“Property taxes fund essential county and city services,” said McAllister. “Public health, public schools, and many more critical services are funded by these tax dollars.” Click here to see how property taxes are allocated.  

Payment options and deadline details:  

  • Pay online by e-check – Go to and pay before midnight, April 10. 
  • Pay by mail – Mail postmarked payment before/on April 10. 
  • Pay by phone – Payments can be made by phone at 855-829-3773. 
  • Pay in person – Visit one of the three branch offices before 5pm, April 10. Branch locations here.