Location: 1476 J.A. Cochran Bypass
Mailing Address: PO Box 686, Chester SC, 29706
Phone: (803) 385-2608
Fax: (855) 946-0259
Hours: 8:45 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday – Friday

Treasurer: Tommy Darby –
Deputy Treasurer: Christine Pressley –

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Responsibilities and Services

  • Collect real, personal, motor vehicle and other taxes and disburse the allocation of those funds to County government, municipalities, schools and special taxing districts in Chester County.
  • Maintain records of revenues collected and invest any funds not immediately needed for disbursement.
  • Deposit money received from other County departments.
  • Generate refund checks to taxpayers for overpayments due to change in address status, assessment or other adjustments as determined by the Auditor or Assessor.
  • Act as a paying agent for bond and other debt issues for the County and special districts.
  • Collect the annual renewal license fee on motor vehicles on behalf of the State of South Carolina.
  • Provide tax information to the public and legal professionals.
  • Offer on-line capabilities with the SC Department of Public Safety's Division of Motor Vehicles, for collection of biannual registration fees.

General Information