One Percent Discount Ends February 28

Scott Lunsford, Escambia County Tax Collector, reminds everyone that the one percent discount on payment of real estate and tangible personal property taxes ends Thursday, February 28.

To receive the one percent discount, payments must be:

  • made online by midnight, CST, February 28, at com;
  • mailed with a February postmark; or
  • left by midnight, CST, February 28, in a 24-hour drop box available at all locations.

Taxpayers are encouraged to visit our virtual office at to pay online 24 hours a day. Our online services allow customers to pay their taxes, search records, print receipts, renew vehicle and vessel registrations and many other services. Customers who decide to visit one of our four convenient offices can join the line online at and manage their time their way. Citizens select an office location and type of service, receive a message with approximate service time and then continue their regular activities until the service time approaches.

To check the status of your taxes, pay online or print a receipt, visit our payment center at Taxpayers are encouraged to contact the tax collector’s office by email or by phone with any questions.