Due Dates & Penalties

Property tax that is less than $100 and all personal property must be paid in full on or before May 15 to avoid penalty. Tax that is greater than $100 may be paid in 2 installments according to the property classification as follows...

Due Dates

Property Type 1st Half 2nd Half
Real Estate May 15 Oct 15
Agricultural May 15 Nov 15
Mobile Home Aug 31 Nov 15
Personal Property May 15  

Mailed payments that are postmarked on or before the due date will be accepted as on time

  1. Chisago County Property Tax Penalty Waived Until July 15, 2020

    The Chisago County Board of Commissioners, in coordination with the County’s Auditor-Treasurer, took action to provide temporary relief to residents and businesses that have been impacted by the economic pressures caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Read on...
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Tax Penalty Rates

If you pay your 1st and/or 2nd half property tax payment after the due dates a penalty will be added. The later you pay, the greater the penalty. Penalty is applied to the unpaid past due balance. This table shows the penalty rate you will pay if your property tax is not paid before the date shown

Homesteads & Cabins

Payment May 16 Jun 1 Jul 1 Aug 1 Sep 1 Oct 1 Oct 16 Nov 1 Nov 16 Dec 1 Jan 2
1st Half 2% 4% 5% 6% 7% 8% 8% 8%   8% 10%
2nd Half             2% 4%   5% 7%
Both             5% 6%   6.5% 8.5%

Non-Homestead

Payment May 16 Jun 1 Jul 1 Aug 1 Sep 1 Oct 1 Oct 16 Nov 1 Nov 16 Dec 1 Jan 2
1st Half 4% 8% 9% 10% 11% 12%   12%   12% 14%
2nd Half             4% 8%   9% 11%
Both             8% 10%   10.5% 12.5%

Agricultural Homestead

Payment May 16 Jun 1 Jul 1 Aug 1 Sep 1 Oct 1 Oct 16 Nov 1 Nov 16 Dec 1 Jan 2
1st Half 2% 4% 5% 6% 7% 8% 8% 8% 8% 8% 10%
2nd Half                 2% 4% 6%
Both                 5% 6%  

Agricultural Non-Homestead

Payment May 16 Jun 1 Jul 1 Aug 1 Sep 1 Oct 1 Oct 16 Nov 1 Nov 16 Dec 1 Jan 2
1st Half 4% 8% 9% 10% 11% 12% 12% 12% 12% 12% 14%
2nd Half                 4% 8% 10%
Both                 8% 10% 12%

Mobile Homes

Payment May 16 Jun 1 Jul 1 Aug 1 Sep 1 Oct 1 Oct 16 Nov 1 Nov 16 Dec 1 Jan 2
1st Half         8% 8% 8% 8% 8% 8% 8%
2nd Half               8% 8% 8% 8%

Personal Property

Payment May 16 Jun 1 Jul 1 Aug 1 Sep 1 Oct 1 Oct 16 Nov 1 Nov 16 Dec 1 Jan 2
All 8% 8% 8% 8% 8% 8% 8% 8% 8% 8% 8%