NEW PHILADELPHIA -- Tuscarawas County Treasurer Jeffery S. Mamarella said all second half 2012 real estate taxes were mailed and are due by July 19.

Bills can be paid in person or mailed to the Tuscarawas County Treasurer's Office, 125 E. High Ave., New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

There is a drive-thru window open for payment convenience and a (new this year) 24-hour payment drop box located on 1st Drive NE by the County Annex Building. The office has also started taking credit/debit card payments and ACH payments.

If you do not receive your tax statement, contact the Tuscarawas County Treasurer's Office immediately.

Failure to receive a tax statement does not eliminate responsibility to pay real estate taxes and penalties or interest accrued, in accordance with Section 323.13 of the Ohio Revised Code.