Taxes and Fees


Taxes and fees help fund the various priorities, commitments and investments of our community. This page highlights some of the taxes and fees in Fairfax County.

Use the Real Estate Tax Calculator

If you pay real estate taxes in Fairfax County, it may be difficult to understand how your tax money is being spent – most of us don’t think in terms of billions or millions of dollars. You want to know how much you are paying for our public schools, public safety and other government services.

At this link below, type in your address or your assessment amount, and click on the submit button.

Video: Understanding the Car Tax

Video: Understanding Real Estate Assessments

Budget and Finance

Learn more about how tax dollars are invested by viewing budget and finance information.

If you have questions about your taxes, then please contact the Department of Tax Administration703-222-8234, TTY 711

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