Any Nueces County property owner that has not yet received a tax bill should call tax collector's office at 888-0307.

Tax Assessor-Collector Ramiro "Ronnie" Canales said about 167,000 tax notices were issued Oct. 1 and taxpayers have until Jan. 31 to pay their taxes. Penalties and interest begin accumulating on unpaid tax bills on Feb. 1.

Anyone 65 or older or that is disabled may contact the Appraisal District for a postponement in the payment of taxes.

Tax bills may be paid by credit card online at www.co.nueces.tx.us. Bills may also be paid by telephone by calling (800) 2PAYTAX.

For more information, call the tax collector's office.