Chicot County, Arkansas, Launches an Online Tax Payment Service

  Chicot County, Arkansas, Launches an Online Tax Payment Service

    Property owners can now pay their Property and Real Estate tax with a
        credit/debit card online, by phone, and in Collector’s office

Business Wire

CHICOT COUNTY, Ark. -- March 13, 2013

The Chicot County Tax Collector, Gail Seamans, announces four new convenient
ways for property owners to pay Property and Real Estate tax using a
credit/debit card. ”We’re very excited to provide property owners in Chicot
County the ability to pay their taxes online through the new payment services
we now offer. Our goal is to offer property owners easy and accessible options
for payment of taxes.”

Property owners can pay their Property and Real Estate taxes the following
ways:

  *Online: http://www.ar-tax.org
  *Mobile Device: http://www.arkansas.gov/m
  *In Office-Over the Counter
  *Phone: 1-866-257-2055, County Code 9

Property tax collections are used to fund a variety of county services
including public education, libraries, police and fire, local infrastructure
and emergency medical services. It is important that citizens meet the October
15 deadline to stay compliant with the county rules and avoid penalty late
fees.

To use the online personal property and real estate tax payment services,
taxpayers may enter the parcel number provided on their tax statements, or
search the database by name or address for specific parcels. The property tax
system guides the user through a series of entry screens, and provides a
confirmation and printable receipt page for recordkeeping.

For a complete list of services provided by the county visit
http://chicotcounty.arkansas.gov/services.

About Arkansas.gov

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(http://www.arkansas.gov) and a service of the Information Network of Arkansas
offering more than 1100 state and local online services. The Information
Network of Arkansas is a public-private partnership between the state of
Arkansas and the Arkansas Information Consortium that helps state government
entities Web-enable their information services. Little Rock-based AIC is part
of eGovernment firm NIC’s (NASDAQ: EGOV) family of companies.

About NIC

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The company's innovative eGovernment services help reduce costs and increase
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Contact:

Arkansas.gov
Phil Billingsley, 501-324-8913
phil@ark.org
 
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