VAN WERT — Van Wert County Treasurer Beverly Fuerst has announced that real estate tax bills have been mailed and are due Wednesday, July 9.

If a property owner has not received a tax bill they should call the Treasurer’s Office immediately at (419) 238-5177. In the case of mailed payments, they must be postmarked on or before July 9 to avoid any penalty.

Treasurer Fuerst encourages taxpayers to contact her office should they be interested in a monthly prepay tax installment plan or if they would like to have their taxes automatically debited from their bank account each month. Call or email Treasurer Fuerst at treasurer@vanwertcounty.org for more information.

First Bank of Berne is accepting tax payments.