County of Ventura

Second Installment of 2020-21 Ventura County Secured Property Taxes – Due Now, 10% Penalty Plus $30 Cost Assessed After April 12, 2021


The Second Installment of Ventura County 2020-21 Secured Property Taxes was due February 1, 2021. Taxes paid after April 12, 2021 will be assessed a late payment penalty fee of 10% plus a $30 cost. For more information, go to, call (805)654-3744 or email questions to

Pursuant to the Executive Stay at Home Order by Governor Newsom, the County of Ventura Government  Center offices are CURRENTLY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.

USPS POSTMARKED MAIL: Payments can be mailed to the Tax Collector’s payment processor at PO Box 51179, Los Angeles, CA 90051-5479. Payments may also be mailed to the Tax Collector’s main office at 800 South Victoria Avenue, Ventura, CA 93009-1290. Checks, cashier’s checks and money orders are accepted.

ONLINE: Property tax inquiries and payments may be made online at Payments can be made with a credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover are accepted) or electronic check. Processor’s convenience fees will apply including $1.10 per eCheck transaction and 2.15% per credit card transaction. Online payment amounts cannot be altered or adjusted once submitted. If you pay online, penalties will be charged, and payments will not be removed or refunded.

PROPERTY TAX PAYEMENT DROP BOX – OUTSIDE THE HALL OF ADMINISTRATION: Tax payments made by check (NO CASH) may be dropped in the Tax Collector’s Drop Box outside the Hall of Administration, at the corner of Parking Lot F (the large parking lot with the solar panels). It is located on the curb, next to the Election ballot box and is available 24/7. Please write your Assessor Parcel Number (APN)/bill number on your check.

OFFICE HOURS: In keeping with COVID-19 safety precautions, we encourage you to Mail or make your tax payment Online and only come in person to the drop box if necessary. Although the Hall of Administration is currently closed, our staff is in the office to assist you. Please call our office with any questions or if you need assistance by calling 805-654-3744.

Phone Hours:

  • 8am – 12pm
  • 12pm – 1pm (Closed for lunch)
  • 1pm – 4:30pm

QUESTIONS? Contact our office by email at or call us at (805) 654-3744.