Government Personal records, pay taxes or fines, and the census. Services Top services Get a birth certificate for someone over 3 Birth certificates are available online, in-person, and by mail. Pay property tax Everyone who owns property must pay tax every year by December 10 and April 10. Personal records Official documents for identification and research. Pay Pay bills, fines, and taxes. Get help with personal finances. Voting Guidance and resources to help San Franciscans participate in the November 3, 2020 election. Volunteering Give your time and talents to help with projects around the City. Budget Learn about the City’s budget process and how money is spent. News San Francisco announces plan to reopen City Hall to public May 12, 2021 Resources Census 2020 What you need to know now that the 2020 Census count is over. Related departments County Clerk We issue marriage, birth and death certificates, City IDs, and other documents. Department of Elections We provide access to voting and election-related services. We help conduct elections that are free and fair. Department of Public Health DPH protects and promotes the health of all San Franciscans.