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The Hinds County Tax Collector’s office has resumed normal operating hours, Monday– Friday, 8am-5pm, in Jackson and Raymond.

We are strongly encouraging the community to continue to utilize the US mail or the online alternative for current tag renewals and paying taxes by visiting www.hindscountyms.com/pay-online. Payments and completed, signed handicap placard applications can be mailed to: P.O. Box 1727, Jackson, MS 39215. Be sure to include a phone number where you can be reached.

New tag registrations and tags outside of the grace period cannot be processed online. Property tax amounts online are current through the end of June. Online payments must be paid in full. No partial payments are accepted online.

 

Requirements For Most Tag Transactions

 

    For this office to transfer a title & tag - have the following items:

  • Original title (signed by owner or owners as shown on the front).
     
  • Odometer disclosure statement if vehicle is newer than 10 years.
     
  • Copy of current tag receipt if purchased from individual (to verify no back tax is due).
     
  • New owner or owners must be present to sign title application (unless a notarized power of attorney form is used).
     
  • Window sticker with MSRP for new cars.
     
  • 2 proofs of residency ( if living outside city limits)

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IF YOU HAVE A TITLE APPLICATION

  • Title Application and Bill of sale
     
  • Copy of current tag receipt (if purchased from an individual, to verify no back tax is due)
     
  • Window sticker with MSRP for new cars.
     
  • Seller shall remove license plate from the vehicle and surrender the tag and receipt to the tax collectors office for credit towards another tag or a certificate of credit. No refunds.
     
  • (Bring tag within the same month the vehicle is sold)
     

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Other Information
 

  • A special area is available to expedite senior and or disabled citizens. These taxpayers are urged to take advantage of this special service for their convenience
     
  • Payments can be made by cash, check, or credit card with a 2.25% surcharge, however, if you are paying with a personal check, tags or decals will be held for 10 working days. You can bring in a statement from your bank showing that your check has cleared in order to pick up your tag or decal before the 10 days are up.
     
  • You are responsible for renewing your license plate(s) before the expiration date even if you do not receive a renewal notice. Late penalties will be due if you do not renew the tag within 15 days after the tag's expiration date.
     
  • The tax collector's office is not responsible for tag or decals lost in the mail.
     
  • No long lines! Get served within 5-10 minutes.
     
  • Curbside service is available.  Call our office for more details.

    ** TAG MUST BE PURCHASED WITHIN SEVEN (7) WORKING DAYS OF PURCHASE DATE TO AVOID PENALTIES **
 

TAG COST for older vehicles in Jackson
FOR TEN YEAR OLD
PASSENGER VEHICLE (CAR) NEW TAG
NEW TAG
$40.40
RENEWAL
$39.28
FOR TEN YEAR PRIVATE CARRIER
OF PROPERTY (TRUCK TAG) IS NEW TAG
NEW TAG
$32.73
RENEWAL
$31.48

  

    Mail Fee - $4.30

    Antique Tag - The cost is a one time fee of $28.00, if a current tag is issued to the vehicle. An antique vehicle is 25 years old as of October each year.

    TITLE TRANSFER COST IS AN ADDITIONAL $10.00- Bring the window sticker which has the manufactures suggested retail price (MSRP) before options.

    Other motor vehicle tag costs are based on the vehicle identification number (VIN No.)

 

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