Town of Wise Real Estate Prepayment Help

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Table of Contents

  1. What Is Prepay Real Estate?

  2. Why Is My Email Address Needed?

  3. What Are Cookies?

  4. How Do I Prepay Real Estate?

    1. Prepay using Name

    2. Prepay using Parcel Number

    3. Name Selection Screen

    4. Account Detail Screen

    5. Online Payment Checkout Screen

  5. How Do I Pay with an Electronic Check?

  6. Do Additional Charges Apply for Paying Online?

What Is Prepay Real Estate?

Prepay Real Estate allows you to pay Real Estate bills before they are issued by the Town of Wise.

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Why Is My Email Address Needed?

Your email address is a unique identifier used to combine tickets marked for payment into one lump sum.

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What Are Cookies?

Cookies are small chunks of text sent between a personal computer and a web server. When a website is contacted, certain information is sent from the web server and stored on the computer. The next time the website is visited, the web server checks the cookie and gathers the information stored there. In this case, your email address.

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How Do I Prepay Real Estate?

Click on Continue to Prepay Real Estate link at the top or bottom of this page.

On the first screen, enter your email address and then click OK.

Email address example

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On the Real Estate Pre-Payments Screen, find tax information by using Name or Parcel Number.

Search method selection example

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Parcel Number

Enter at least the first three letters of the Last Name and then press the Search button.

Search by name
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Enter the Parcel Number and then press Search. Note: To find Real Estate using Parcel Number, numbers and spaces must be entered exactly.

Search by parcel number
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To view Detail, press the Select link next to the correct name. Press the Previous button to return to the first screen. Show Map Number is the default setting for this screen. If desired, the toggle next to Show Description can be pressed and the Description replaces Map Number.

Select name example

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The Account Detail Screen shows more information about the property including any prepayment balance. Enter amount to prepay and then press Make Payment button. Pressing the Previous button returns to the first screen.

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Make Payment


Online Payment Checkout - The Total Payments field displays the elected payment amount for the attached bills. All tickets can be removed by pressing the Clear Shopping Cart button. To pay by electronic check, press Pay by e-Check button.

Checkout screen

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Pay by e-Check

Pay by e-Check - Input Bank Routing and Account Number and Verify Routing and Account Number. See check images below if you are unsure of Bank Routing and Account Numbers. After e-check information is entered, press I Authorize this transaction after reading the important message below the button.

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Bank routing number example
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An online receipt is displayed. We recommend you print this receipt for your records.

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Do Additional Charges Apply for Paying Online?

Yes, a Convenience Fee is applied to credit card transaction. E-check transactions are free.

For Credit Card Payments: .0225% of the Total Bill plus 30 cents per transaction. The Convenience Fee is charged by PayPal and our Merchant Account for Accepting Credit Cards Online. The fee is automatically added to your Total Bill.

For Online Check Payments:0350% of the Total Bill total plus 30 cents per transaction. This fee is from TeleCheck Inc for processing your check online. The Convenience Fee is automatically added to your Total Bill.

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