The Finance Office oversees the City’s financial resources, processes payroll, pays bills, collects certain fees, and safeguards and invests City funds.
The Office prepares an annual report and facilitates the annual audit of the City’s financial management.
Payment of City Fees
PAYMENT OF CITY FEES DURING EMERGENCY CLOSING
The Governor has closed all Maryland public schools, the County Executive has closed County public services. To be consistent with the State and County approach, beginning Friday evening at 7 pm, City of Takoma Park facilities including the finance office will be closed to the public due to a public health emergency.
Please call 301-891-7212 to talk to one of the finance staff if you wish to make payment by credit card.
Payments associated with a City-issued invoice may be made online or by phone by Visa, Mastercard, and Discover. A convenience fee of approximately 3% or $1.50, whichever is greater, will be charged. E-check transaction users will have a $1.50 convenience fee charged.
The following fees can be paid online:
- Landlord registration and licensing
- Holiday Art Sale Vendor Fee – $25 per booth
- Parking fines
- Recreation programs
*City property tax and Stormwater payments are collected by Montgomery County. Takoma Park Finance Office will no longer accept payment for Stormwater fees. Stormwater online payment by EB2.gov will not be available effective July 1, 2018.
For information concerning property taxes and Stormwater fees, please visit: www.montgomerycountymd.gov/finance
For information on other permitting fees, please contact the appropriate department.
By Mail or In-Person Payment
City of Takoma Park
7500 Maple Avenue, 3rd Floor
Takoma Park, MD 20912
City property tax payments are collected by Montgomery County. For information concerning property taxes, go to: www.montgomerycountymd.gov/finance
Speed Camera Citations
Payments for speed camera citations are not accepted at the Community Center or the Finance Department. See the Speed Cameras page for information on how to pay a speed camera citation issued by the City of Takoma Park.