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The Government Center will re-open to the public on June 1, 2020. We ask that you continue to use the remote methods of doing business, including online, over the phone, and through the drop-box and drive-through window. Safety measures will be in place so please follow the directions posted and wear a mask in the building. Check COVID-19 Resources for Government Center Services and Updates for the latest information. Call 540-245-5600. We are here to help.

Collection Methods

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  • The County of Augusta Treasurer's office is committed to aggressively pursuing the collection of delinquent taxes. Unpaid taxes for which no alternative arrangements have been made or for which arrangements have been made but not met will be subject to collection procedures.
  • Our collection methods include, but not limited to, tax liens, bank liens, DMV vehicle registration withholding and the automatic withholding of state income tax refunds or lottery winnings.

Real Estate

  • Properties which have accumulated one or more years of unpaid tax are subject to judicial sale.

Personal Property

  • Vehicle Registration Withholdings: DMV vehicle registrations may be withheld by law if the owner of the vehicle has outstanding personal property taxes (including penalty and/or interest), and a fee for removal of this withholding will be added to the tax due (Code of Virginia §46.2-754)