News: Hours extended to prepay 2018 Hennepin County property taxes

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Hours extended to prepay 2018 Hennepin County property taxes

Hennepin County has extended hours for residents to prepay their 2018 property taxes in person at the Hennepin County Government Center. 

The extended hours are a response to an unprecedented number of taxpayers wishing to prepay their property taxes following recent federal tax law changes. 

Extended hours

  • 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, December 26, to Friday, December 29
  • 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, December 30 (The Government Center parking ramp will be open during this time.)

Further instructions are located below. 

How to prepay

Residents may pay up to the amount stated in their proposed property tax (truth in taxation) notice sent in November. 

Prepay your taxes using one of the following methods:

In person

Services are located at the Hennepin County Government Center (map).


Pay via e-check by 11:59 p.m. Sunday, December 31.  

  1. Enter your 13-digit property ID.
  2. Click the "other years" button.
  3. Enter your payment amount. Do not choose a transaction type, but continue to enter your banking information.
  4. Click "continue" and follow directions to complete your payment.


Hennepin County must receive payments by Friday, December 29. The county will not honor postmark dates. 

  • Make checks payable to the Hennepin County Treasurer.
  • Specify that the amount is a prepayment of 2018 taxes.
  • Include the property identification (PID) number.
  • Mail to Hennepin County Treasurer: A-600 Government Center, 300 S 6th Street, Minneapolis, MN, 55487. 

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