Pay in Person:

At City Hall located at 407 Grant Street, Wausau.

Our office hours are  Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm. City Hall will be closed December 25-26 and January 1, 2018 .

Bank Payments:

Pay your taxes ANY TIME at one of the participating bank collection sites. You must present the remittance stub found at the bottom of your tax bill along with your payment.

Participating banks include:

Mail your Payment:

Using the remittance advice located at the bottom of the tax bill. This should be detached and mailed in the enclosed envelope to:

PO BOX 78510
MILWAUKEE, WI 53278-8510

Installment payers will receive subsequent invoices and return envelopes prior to the May 1, and July 31 due dates or after remittance if a balance remains unpaid on a current installment.

  • Do not mail the entire bill. Tax bills will not be returned!
  • Tax payments are credited by postmark for deadline dates.

The City Drop Boxes:

Boxes are conveniently located in front of City Hall on Grant Street or across from the post office by the drive up mail boxes on Forest Street. Payments deposited in the box on or before the tax deadline date will be honored.

Electronic Transfer of Your Tax Payment:

Contact the Clerk Customer Service at (715)261-6620 to sign up for this option or mail the completed registration form (Electronic Payment of Taxes Form) along with a canceled check or deposit slip to:

Clerk Customer Service
City of Wausau
407 Grant Street
Wausau, WI 54403

Please allow two week lead time to set up. A receipt will be mailed after the transfer has taken place.

Credit/Debit Card and Electronic Check Tax Payments:

A credit/debit card and electronic check tax payments may be made through Official Payments Corporation. You may call 1-800-272-9829 Jursidiction Code 5813 or through the internet. NOTE: Official Payments Corporation will charge you a convenience fee for processing your tax payment by credit card.