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The principal function of the Tax Collection Office is the billing and collection of all property taxes for the State of Maryland and Garrett County. In addition, we also serve as the collection point for several other County Government revenues. These revenues include:
  • Billing & Collection of Accommodation Taxes
  • Collection of Trailer Park Taxes
  • Collection of Coal Tonnage Taxes
  • Landfill Bond Tax
  • Ad Valorem Taxes
  • Garrett County Sanitary District (Water & Sewer)
  • Garrett County Animal Licenses
  • Chesapeake Bay Restoration Fee

Office Hours

8:30am - 4:30pm Monday through Friday
Closed weekends and holidays

Online Services

To pay property taxes online please visit Citizen Connect. E-check payments are free, credit card payments will be charged a 3% convenience fee.
To lookup property taxes online by address, owner, liber/folio, or account number for free please visit


Lori Paugh, Supervisor of Collections
Amanda Klotz, Support Specialist
Sharon Everd, Associate