Taxes

Personal Property

Personal Property taxes are due in full by January 31. Tax payment must be received on or before 5 working days after January 31st, otherwise they are deemed delinquent. Delinquent Personal Property taxes are subject to interest and are paid to the City Treasurer. Before submitting payment, please call 715-685-1605 to confirm the total amount due.

Real Estate

Real Estate taxes can be paid in full by January 31 or paid in two installments. The first installment is due by January 31, and paid to the City of Ashland. Tax payment must be received on or before 5 working days after January 31, or the taxes are deemed delinquent. After January 31, taxes are due to Ashland County. 

Payment Options

  • Due to the increase in Covid-19 cases in the area, we are encouraging taxpayers to avoid making your payment in person.  The following are alternative ways to pay your bill without entering City Hall:
    • On-line:  We are now accepting online tax payments that can be made through the new tax payment portal.  Tax bills can be viewed and paid directly to the City of Ashland.  Use the following secure link: *TAX PAYMENT PORTAL*   (sign in as guest) Receipts will be made available immediately.  Payment processing fees are $1 for e-Checks (you will need your bank routing number and account number from your check), or 2.55% of the amount paid for debit or credit cards (Minimum of $2.00 fee) 
    • Payment by Mail using the US Postal Service or other Delivery Service
      • City of Ashland Treasurer’s Office
        601 Main Street W.
        Ashland, WI 54806
    • Drop Box or Mail Slot at City Hall are secured 24/7 with video surveillance and are checked periodically during regular business hours.
      • 601 Main Street W.
        Ashland, WI 54806
  • For mailed or payments dropped off,  If you require a receipt, enclose a self addressed, stamped envelope.  Make your check payable to Ashland City Treasurer.  Complete all parts of your check and sign it.  Escrow checks addressed to the owner and the Ashland City Treasurer need to be endorsed by the owner and the City of Ashland Treasurer.  Any property tax payment desired to be marked paid in 2021 must be POST MARKED by Friday December 31, 2021.


  • IF YOU MUST PAY YOUR TAX BILL IN PERSON, MASKS ARE REQUIRED TO ENTER CITY HALL.  THERE WILL BE A MAXIMUM OF 5 CUSTOMERS ALLOWED IN THE BUILDING AT A TIME TO ALLOW FOR SAFE DISTANCING.