Property Tax & Payment Information

A convenience fee will be charged for all credit/debit cards, online checks and over the phone payments. A fee of $25 will be charged on all returned checks.

 By Phone

Please note that all payments by phone must have a 7 digit receipt number, if it is less than 7 it must be preceded by 0s.

 In Person

We accept cash, check, credit cards, debit cards, money orders and cashiers checks at both office locations. Please make checks payable to: Rutherford County Trustee.

 By Mail

  • You can mail your check to:
    Rutherford County Trustee
    PO Box 1316, Murfreesboro, TN 37133
  • Or make an overnight payment to:
    Rutherford County Trustee
    Historic Courthouse • Room 102, Murfreesboro, TN 37130
  • Please include the following information with your payment:
    Daytime phone number and the receipt number or account number.

 Billing Information

Property taxes are due from October 1st – February 28th

 Partial Payments

Partial payments are accepted. As of the delinquency date, unpaid balances accrue interest at 1.5% each month. Please contact our office for more information.  Pre-payments or monthly Bank Drafts are now being offered. Please contact our office for more information.

 Mailing Address Corrections

Please contact the Rutherford County Property Assessor at (615) 898-7750