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Pay Your Taxes Online


Buncombe County can accept tax payments online making it easier for citizens to pay without having to visit the office in downtown Asheville.

The New Online Bill Pay can be accessed by visiting:

To view your balance due, please select NEXT and enter a search criteria in the search box. To search using your bill number, enter the red digits located in the upper, left-hand corner of your tax bill. A search by last name is also available for your convenience.

*Please note, there will be a service fee for credit/debit cards processed using this service. The service fee is not part of your tax, and Buncombe County will not receive any portion of the fee associated with this payment service.

For E-CHECK payments:

If your business accounts has a “Debit Filter or Debit Block,” notify your bank to allow Forte Payment Systems (Company ID: 1330903620) to debit your account, or contact Forte customer service at (866) 290-5400.

*Service Fees are applied as follows:

  • Electronic checks: No Fee
  • VISA Debit: $3.95 per transaction
  • Credit/Debit: 2.35% per transaction, $1.95 minimum