Do I have to pay school taxes even though I do not have children in school? Community Services July 23, 2018 16:40 Updated Follow Also known as a property tax, you must pay the tax if you own property in the city. Related articles Do I have any leins on my property? Tax Abatement (LERTA) Application Street Cleaning Map Sanitation Holiday Schedule When is the Business privilege/mercantile tax due? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.