The Tax Collector's Office is responsible for the collection of property taxes (real estate, mobile homes, watercraft, and business personnel property). Our goal is to strive to provide our citizens with knowledge of the tax collection process as well as fair and courteous customer service.

Mission Statement

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Department Functions

  • Accept payments for delinquent tax bills
  • Send out notices for past-due taxes on personal and real property
  • Provides unique identifiers for internet payments
  • Seize property for non-payment, in accordance with S.C. Code of Laws, Title 12
  • Mail certified notices, restricted delivery
  • Posting levies
  • Plan, conduct and manage Land and Mobile home sales
  • Perform post-sale work, such as title and mortgage research and deed preparation work
  • Manage the notices of filed Bankruptcy cases
  • Advertise properties for sale in the Post and Courier Newspaper

General Information

Once a property tax bill is deemed delinquent (after March 16th of each year), the debt goes into execution and the County Treasurer sends the bill to the Delinquent Tax Department. All Delinquent Tax payments are paid in the Delinquent Tax office.

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Berkeley County to Hold 2022 Delinquent Tax Sale October 24 in Nexton

Berkeley County to Hold 2022 Delinquent Tax Sale October 24 in Nexton

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Tuesday, October 4, 2022) – Berkeley County will hold its annual Delinquent Tax Sale on Monday, October 24, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. inside the Azalea Ballroom…

Emergency Response Vehicles Delayed in Berkeley County Throughout Ian

Emergency Response Vehicles Delayed in Berkeley County Throughout Ian

Jenna Ley JamisonSep 30, 2022

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Friday, September 30, 2022) – Emergency responses across Berkeley County are currently delayed. Due to high winds, high-profile vehicles (i.e. ambulances, fire trucks, and utility vehicles) are periodically suspended…

Berkeley County to Partially Activate Emergency Operations Center Friday, Sept. 30

Berkeley County to Partially Activate Emergency Operations Center Friday, Sept. 30

Jenna Ley JamisonSep 29, 2022

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Thursday, September 29, 2022) – Berkeley County will move from OPCON 3 to OPCON 2 at 6 a.m. on Friday, September 30, partially activating its Emergency Operations Center (EOC).…

Berkeley County Government Announces Office Closures Ahead of Hurricane Ian

Berkeley County Government Announces Office Closures Ahead of Hurricane Ian

Jenna Ley JamisonSep 28, 2022

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Wednesday, September 28, 2022) – Berkeley County is under a Hurricane Watch and Tropical Storm Warning as Hurricane Ian inches closer to South Carolina. A watch does NOT mean…

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