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Katherine J. Kelich

Katherine J. Kelich

Belmont County Treasurer

St. Clairsville, Ohio

101 West Main Street • St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950-1260
Phone: 740-699-2145 • Fax: 740-699-2584
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM


Published on January 13, 2021.

January 13, 2021


Belmont County Treasurer, Katherine J. Kelich, announced today that first-half 2020 Real Estate Tax bills have been mailed.  Property owners not receiving their first-half bills by February 1, 2021 should contact the Treasurer’s office at 740-699-2145.

The due date for payment is Friday, February 19, 2021. Postmark is accepted as a timely payment.  To ensure that the postmark is placed on the envelope, it is recommended that the envelope is taken into the post office and postmarked.  If there is no postmark and it is received after the due date, it is not accepted as a timely payment.  A five-percent penalty will be added to any current year payments made within the first ten days after the due date. Thereafter, all unpaid bills will have a ten-percent penalty added to the current year unpaid balance.

Payments may be made in the following manner:

  • By mail – Mail the payment of check, money order or certified funds utilizing the self-addressed return envelope.  Do not send cash. 
  • By Dropbox – A secure drop-box is located on the left side of the front stairs of the Courthouse.  Do not pay by cash using the Dropbox. 
  • By credit card, debit card, or e-check – Visit to make the payment or call 1-866-558-3852.  There is a convenience fee assessed. 
  • In Office – though discouraged, you may visit the office to make your payment.  You must maintain social distancing while in the Courthouse.  Masks are required.  Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:30a.m to 4:30p.m.  All federal holidays are observed. 

Please be advised that, at this time, Banks are not accepting payments.      

The tax stub apparent on the top-half of all tax bills should accompany any of the payment methods selected