The last day for disaster, senior, disabled person and disabled veteran third quarter installment for 2021
property taxes is due by May 31st
. The second half of the split or half payment installment is due June 30th.
June 30th is also the deadline to apply to a payment agreement on any 2021 unpaid property taxes in order to
avoid 15% to 20% attorney fees from being added to past due accounts. Avoid hefty penalty and interest and
make those payments on time or contact our office to discuss your options. Direct questions regarding your
payment options to a Property Tax Specialist by calling 409-766-2481.
Payments may be mailed or left in GCTO drop boxes, paid online (www.galcotax.com) via electronic check ($1
bank fee) or credit card (2.5% merchant fee) or credit card via telephone (toll free) at 1-866-865-1433 (English)
or 1-866-865-1435 (Spanish).
Tax Office branches are open 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday in Galveston, League City, Santa Fe and
Texas City. Satellite offices in Friendswood are open Thursday and Friday from 8 am to 5 pm and Crystal
Beach from 8 am to 4:30 pm the third Tuesday of each month (June 17th). Both satellite offices close one hour
for lunch from Noon to 1 pm.
For directions or locations, please call (toll free) 1-877-766-2284.
Galveston County Tax Office
May 16, 2022