What is the property tax rate for a lot in Arlington?
The Arlington property tax rate is $1.28 per $100 of the Assessed Value.
For more information on property assessments, see the Shelby County Property Assessor website.
When are property taxes due?
Property taxes are due and payable the first Monday of October each year. They become delinquent if not paid after February 28th of the following year.
For more information on tax payment options and deadlines, check the Shelby County Trustee website.
Can I pay my property taxes at Town Hall?
During Tax Season (December through February), Arlington has a County Tax Clerk available at Town Hall on Wednesdays from 9:00am to 4:00pm to collect payments through the Shelby County Trustee's Office.
At this time, only credit card or check are accepted at the Arlington location for payment.
The Clerk only collect payments and does not have the authority to answer questions pertaining to Tax Sale, transfer of property, or delinquent taxes.
Can I pay utility bills at Town Hall?
No. Memphis Light, Gas & Water bills and collects the fees for your Electricity, Gas and Water along with Sewer, Solid Waste and Storm Water Fees for the Town of Arlington.
Payments to MLGW can be made electronically, by mail, or in person at various locations. See Utility Billing page for more details.
How much does an Arlington Business License cost?
The fee for an Arlington Business License is $15.00.
How often do I have to renew my business license?
Annually, when business taxes are due on the revenue generated by the business.
What types of payment does Town Hall accept?
Cash, check, Visa, and Mastercard are accepted forms of payment at Town Hall.