The Sedgwick County treasurer's office began mailing more than 260,000 tax bills for 2010 this week.
Real, personal, utility and special assessments totaling more than $520 million will be billed for various taxing authorities, including school districts, cities, townships and the county, the treasurer's office said.
The bills are going out a little later than normal.
Sedgwick County normally mails the bills during the last two weeks of November. But technology upgrades delayed the process this year, the treasurer's office said.
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State statute requires tax bills to be mailed by Dec. 15. Deadline to pay the first half of the bill is Dec. 20. The second-half payment is due May 10.
Taxes may be paid with a credit card online at www.sedgwickcounty.org. Click on the "Property Appraisal/Tax Information & Payment System" option.
For more information, call the treasurer's office at 316-660-9110.