Interruption of Forsyth Co Tax Payment Services Beginning June 30th

By Staff



The Forsyth County Tax Administration has announced that they will begin its tax software conversion on July 1st. On Tuesday July 1, 2014, an interruption in property tax collection and payment services is anticipated. The interruption could continue through July 14th, 2014.


Forsyth County Tax Administration is scheduled to convert to a new billing and collections system beginning on July 1, 2014. On-line bill look-up data will be unavailable beginning June 30, 2014 at 2:00pm and will not be updated until the new system is operating. Electronic payment methods will be unavailable for tax payment processing beginning Monday June 30, 2014 at 2:00pm. Electronic payment of taxes will resume when the new system is operating. Tax payments can be made at any time through the mail or in person. Fully paid past due Registered Motor Vehicle bills will have blocks removed.

Payments by mail can be made to:

Forsyth County Tax Collector
PO Box 82
Winston-Salem, NC 27102
Payments made in person:

Forsyth County Tax Collector
(except holidays) Forsyth County Government Center
201 N. Chestnut Street
(Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM)
After hours drop box location:

201 N. Chestnut St., between 2nd and 3rd St., near the parking deck entrance.

According to their release, the Forsyth County Tax Administration sincerely apologizes for any inconvenience this interruption may cause. We will work diligently to help ensure a smooth conversion process and complete the project with as little service interruption as possible.

If you have any questions or need assistance with current account balances, please contact the Tax Office at 336/703-2300 Option #1.