If you're one of the property owners feeling the crunch of the revaluation and tax increases, this might be of benefit:
The Durham County tax administration reminded residents today that they can pay their tax bills in installments by calling (919) 560-0300.
Tax bills will be mailed out at the end of the month, and may be paid
— in person at the main office on the first floor of the Old Durham Courthouse (200 E. Main St. in downtown)
— in person at the new tax payment kiosk at Northgate Mall, 1058 W. Club Blvd.
— by mail
— online using E-services (there's a fee)
— by telephone (1-866-892-0656) using E-services (there's a fee; instructions here)
— by electronic draft
To calculate your taxes, follow the instructions that accompanied our package on taxes last week.