Do I have to pay school taxes even though I do not have children in school? Community Services March 18, 2019 14:03 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? Local Services Tax FAQs City Of Harrisburg Automatic Payment Program Who do I speak with about School Real Estate Taxes/Payment Plans? Tax Abatement (LERTA) Application Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.