Tax Rates July 1, 2011 - June 30, 2012
The County holds an annual Tax Sale in May or June of each year. Tax lien certificates for properties with delinquent taxes, water and sewer bills or other liens will be auctioned to the highest bidder.
Real Property Taxes, Water and Sewer Billing, Lien Certifications
As of October 1, 2008, the Howard County Director of Finance is the collector of the Recordation Tax imposed on all documents recorded in the Howard County Land Records pursuant to the Howard County Code Section 11.101. Transfer taxes (Maryland and Howard County) and recording fees will continue to be collected by the Clerk of the Court.
Homeowner's Tax Credit Program is a State-run program that grants tax credits to homeowners on their owner/occupied residential property based on income and asset criteria.
Howard County, Maryland
George Howard Building3430 Courthouse Drive Ellicott City, MD 21043
Office of Public Information numbers: (P) 410 313 2022 (F) 410 313 3390