Revenue Collection

 

City of Waterbury

235 Grand Street 

P.O. Box 2556

Waterbury, CT 06723-2556

Phone: (203) 574 - 6810

 

Hours of Operation

8:55 am to 4:30 pm

Monday - Friday

 

Additional Phone Numbers

Real Estate & Personal Property: (203) 574-6815

Motor Vehicle: (203) 574-6811

Balance & Control (203) 574-6706

 

Fax Numbers

Real Estate & Personal Property: (203) 346-6162

Balance & Control: (203) 573-6683

 

E-mail: Tax Collector's Office

 

Mission

The mission of the City of Waterbury's Office of the Tax Collections is to administer the tax laws of the State of Connecticut and to uphold the City Charter in an effort to collect the tax revenues in the most cost effective manner; achieve the highest level of voluntary compliance through accurate, efficient and courteous customer services, and perform in a manner which instills public confidence in the integrity and fairness of the state's tax programs

Additional Phone Numbers

Real Estate and Personal Property: (203) 574-6815

Motor Vehicle: (203) 574-6811

Balance and Control Office: (203) 574-6706

Fax Numbers:

Real Estate and Personal Property (203) 346-6162

Balance and Control (203) 573-6683

 

Tax Sale Information

 

"Click Here" for information regarding the City of Waterbury Tax Auctions. 

Tax Bills

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Tax Bills

 

Failure to receive a tax bill does not invalidate the tax or interest due.   As owners of property, taxpayers are responsible to know when their taxes are due. Failure to have received a bill does not exempt the taxpayer from payment of all taxes and all interest charges and collection cost, per Conn. Gen. Stat. 12-130 and 12- 146. Interest is charged to all late payments. There are no exceptions to this policy.

 

Tax Bills are mailed in Late June [ for October 1t Grand List ]  and Late December [ for Supplemental Grand List ], installment due dates of July 1 st and January 1 st.  Taxes must be paid within a month of the due date; if not, there is an interest charge of 1.5 % per Month (18 % annually), from the due date with a minimum interest charge of $ 2.00 per bill.

 

Real Estate Taxes : First half due July 1 st each year, 2 nd half due January 1 each year. No bill will be sent for second installment.

 

Motor Vehicle and Personal Property Taxes:  First half due July 1 st each year, 2 nd half due January 1 st each year. No bill will be sent for the second installment.

 

Supplemental Motor Vehicle Taxes: Due January 1 each year for vehicles registered after that years' assessment date October 1 st and before July 31 st

 

Mail in payments by Personal Check, Money Order or Bank Check.

Please do not mail in cash payments.

Taxes can be paid by credit card. The tax office will accepted payments by MasterCard, Visa or Discover --- a transaction fee applies.

 

The Tax Collection Office suggests you keep your receipts for 15 years  

For the Tax Bill Inquiry / Online Payment System, " Click Here "