You can view your property tax
information online through Sauk County's Ascent Land Records
System. You can obtain assessment values, property tax
information, and download copies of your tax bills. Tax
bills are published annually before December 15th as required
per state statute.
View property information, taxes, and obtain payment receipts by
visiting Sauk County Ascent Land Records
Ascent Land Records, select the municipality "Town of Merrimac",
then search by Last name. If the property is in a trust,
enter the first word of the trust name in the last name field.
You can also search by tax parcel number, street number, or
street name. It is easiest if you only search using one
you have lost your bill, or have not received it, you
can print a copy online by using the "Select Detail" field
and "Taxes" from the dropped down menu. Next to
"Print Tax Bills", select the appropriate year.
need a receipt, click on the appropriate year under the
"Tax Year" field under "Tax History".
The town only collects 1st installments,
or for payment in full, through January 31st. The
town's payment link will
only be operation during tax collection time. Payments are
posted the same they they are received. Payments mailed
prior to December 31st and January 31st prior to the cutoff
dates for tax purposes and/or to avoid late penalties.
Please DO NOT pay your tax bill
until you have either received it or you can download a copy of
your statement from
Sauk County. Make sure you pay the correct amount,
shortages may result in the entire bill being delinquent.
Property tax payments and address changes are not uploaded to
the county until February 15th of the year but are credited the
same day they are received. Payments received in the mail
after the December 31st or January 31st deadlines are credited
for the day they are postmarked.
Payments made after January 31st of the year are payable to the
Sauk County Treasurer and can also be paid on-line
through their website.