Deadline approaching for Horry Co. taxes

From Horry County

Conway, South Carolina Approximately 250,000 real property tax bills were mailed last year and property owners are reminded that tax bills relating to 2011 can be paid without penalty up to Jan. 17.

Payments postmarked after Jan. 17, and payments paid at the County's Treasurer's Office locations after the deadline will be subject to a 3 percent penalty. An additional penalty of 7 percent is added if not paid on or before Feb. 1, and a third penalty of 5 percent if not paid on or before March 16.

Additional information relating to paying real property taxes on-line, or signing up for the installment payment plan, is available here.

New applications for the 2012 tax year Installment Payment Program deadline is January 17, 2012.  For more information concerning tax payments please contact the Horry County Treasurer's Office at (843) 915-5470.