Caroline County Treasurer's Personal Property Prepayment Help

Table of Contents

  1. What Is Prepay Personal Property?

  2. Why Is My Email Address Needed?

  3. How Do I Prepay Personal Property?

    1. Prepay using PIN/Last Name

    2. Name Selection Screen

    3. Account Detail Screen

    4. Online Payment Checkout Screen

  4. How Do I Pay with a Credit Card?

  5. Do Additional Charges Apply for Paying Online?

What Is Prepay Personal Property?

Prepay Personal Property allows you to pay the Personal Property bills before they are issued by Caroline County, using the Internet.

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Why Is My Email Address Needed?

Your email address is a unique identifier used to combine tickets marked for payment into one lump sum.

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How Do I Prepay Personal Property?

On the first screen, enter your email address and then click OK.

enter email address

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Enter PIN and Last Name. Press the Search button.

Enter PIN and last name example screen

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To view Detail, press the Select link next to the correct name. Press the Previous button to return to the first screen.

Select record example screen
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The Account Detail Screen shows more information about the property including any prepayment balance. Enter amount to prepay and then press Make Payment button. Pressing the Previous button returns to the first screen.

bill detail example screen
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On Line Payment Checkout screen now shows both bills. The amount to pay entered for each bill is shown in the Total Payments field. Proceed as normal from this point. All tickets can be removed by pressing Clear Shopping Cart button. To pay by electronic check, press Pay by eCheck button. For credit card payments, press Pay by Credit Card button.

checkout options

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Pay by Credit Card

Pay By Credit Card - Payment Amount + Convenience Fee = Total Due. Press Proceed to Payment button to enter Credit Card information.

Pay by credit card example screen
Pay by credit card example screen 2

Input Credit Card and Billing Information and then press the I Authorize this transaction button. Pressing Reset button clears data from all information fields.

authorize example

This screen shows Credit Card information as entered on the previous screen. Verify all information is correct and then press Submit Transaction for Processing button. Press Back button on browser if information is incorrect.

confirm credit card information

This screen announces if the transaction was approved. IMPORTANT: You MUST press the **REQUIRED: Complete Transaction button for the transaction to be applied to your property tax bill.

credit card approved example

An online receipt is displayed. We recommend you print this receipt for your records.

online receipt example

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Do Additional Charges Apply for Paying Online?

Yes, a Convenience Fee is applied to each transaction.

For Credit Card Payments: .0225% of the Total Bill. The Convenience Fee is charged by Verisign and our Merchant Account for Accepting Credit Cards Online. The fee is automatically added to your Total Bill.

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