Tax bills are mailed out in mid-December.
Payment amounts are included on the payment stub(s) located at the bottom of your tax bill. Please send appropriate stub with payment (1st installment, 2nd installment or Paid in Full).
Please do not send entire tax bill with payment.
You may include all parcels on one check.
You may also include dog license fee on the same check.
Payments will be accepted in the form of check, Cashier’s check, or money order. Please do send or pay with cash. If sending an escrow check, verify it meets or exceeds tax bill amount and endorse the escrow check for all names listed on the check.
Tax bills under $100 or less are payable in full by January 31 to Town of Birnamwood Treasurer. Tax bills over $100 can be paid in two installments. First installment is due by January 31st to Town of Birnamwood. Second installment is due by July 31st to the County Treasurer. Any payments after January 31st are also to be paid to Shawano County Treasurer.
If you want a receipt, include a self-addressed stamped envelope.
Send payment to:
Town of Birnamwood Treasurer (payable to Town of Birnamwood)
N9246 Trout Lane
Birnamwood WI 54414
Shawano County Treasurer (payable to Shawano County Treasurer)
311 North Main Street
Shawano WI 54166
Refunds are issued by check at the next town meeting payable to property owner, unless Escrow Company requires refund to be sent to them.
Lottery Credit is applied to tax bills based on primary residence of property owner as of January 1st per guidelines of the State of Wisconsin. If you did not receive the Lottery Credit and believe you are eligible, an application can be obtained from the Town or County Treasurer or Online at https://www.revenue.wi.gov/DORForms/17lc-100f.pdf
Print your tax bill
You can print your own tax bill or tax receipt from Shawano County's Website www.co.shawano.wi.us
Choose Online Services (last item in Green Menu Bar on Left)
Choose Tax Information (last item under Online Services --> General)
this takes you to Ascent Land Records
Enter First and Last name (as they appear on tax bill) or parcel ID then click 'Find Now' button.
This will bring you to your parcel number or a list of your parcel numbers.
Click on your red parcel number.
In the middle of the page that appears next, click the drop down arrow 'Select Detail' and select 'Taxes'.
You will see 'Print tax bills:' and a list of available years. Click on current year and tax bill will open as a pdf document you can print.
To print tax receipt, under 'Tax History', click on red tax year and in Pop-up in upper right corner click on red 'Printer Friendly'. Receipt will open for you to print. Right click on mouse and choose 'Print' from Pop-up menu.