Tax notices: three ways to pay
Bossier Parish tax notices are being mailed out today, and the Bossier Sheriff’s Department is providing three ways to pay at four different locations throughout the parish.
If you are mailing your payment, send it to the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Department, Property Tax Department at P.O. Box 850, Benton, LA 71006.
Walk-ins from Bossier City or Haughton are encouraged to go to the Bossier Sheriff's Substation in Bossier City at 2510 Viking Drive, with hours from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. In Benton, you can go to the tax office on the first floor of the Bossier Parish Courthouse at 204 Burt Boulevard, which is open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Walk-ins from Benton and Plain Dealing can also go to the Bossier Sheriff’s Substation in Benton at 7076 LA Highway 3 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Residents who live in the southern part of the parish can visit the new office on Arthur Ray Teague Parkway at the foot of the Shreveport-Barksdale bridge 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. All locations will be open Monday through Friday, except for holidays.
As a walk-in, you can pay with Mastercard, Visa, check or cash. All credit card transactions will incur a 5% service charge.
To pay online, visit www.bossiersheriff.com and click on the “Pay Property Taxes” tab at the top right of your screen. From there, you can search to find your property by entering your assessment number, name, address or P.O. Box number. You will then be prompted to select how you would like to pay. You may select electronic check or credit card. The electronic check option will ask you for your banking information such as the routing number and account number. Only Visa or Mastercard are accepted for credit card payments, and a 5% service charge will be added to all online transactions.
The deadline to pay property taxes is December 31.
If you have questions, call the Bossier Parish Courthouse at 965-3400, the Viking Drive Bossier Sheriff's Substation at 965-3500, the Benton Bossier Sheriff’s Substation at 965-3065 or the Bossier Sheriff’s office on Arthur Ray Teague Parkway at 549-3317.
From Bossier Sheriff's Department