Taxes

COVID-19 UPDATE:

Tax Office Hours are subject to change. October and November tax office hours will be cancelled if Borough Hall remains closed. Please refer to your tax bill for all other payment options. Contact us at 610-970-6535 or taxoffice@pottstown.org for questions. 

In-person payments will be accepted by appointment only December 1st through December 31st. You  may call 610-970-6535 to make an appointment beginning Monday, November 16th. More information will be available on November tax statements. All real estate tax payments are due by December 31, 2020. 

If you would like to make a tax payment by phone, please call 610-970-6535. Please note there is a 2% convenience fee for credit/debit card transactions.

The Tax Office is responsible for processing the billing and payment of Real Estate Property Taxes imposed by the Municipality, County, and School District. Borough and County Property Tax bills are mailed March 1st. School Property Tax bills are mailed July 1st. All Current Property Taxes are due December 31st.

View Tax Ordinance (PDF)

To Pay Current Property Tax Bill: Walk in payments accepted at designated Drop Box Locations and during Tax Office hours, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  and dates listed on tax bill and below:

  • December 1st through December 31st by appointment only
  • Walk In - Borough Hall Tax Office - Please refer to your tax bill for a list of dates and times
  • By Phone - 610-970-6535
  • Web - www.pottstown.org - Click on Online Payments icon. You will be transferred to the Xpress Bill Pay website where Visa, Mastercard, and Discover are accepted. 2% processing fee applies.
  • Drop Box - located on the 2nd floor in the Finance Department. Cash, check, or money order.
  • After Hours - Locked Box located in Police Department lobby, open 24/7
  • Mail to - Borough of Pottstown
    Attn: Finance/Tax Office
    100 E. High Street
    Pottstown, PA 19464

There is a 2% processing fee for all credit card payments. Please make checks payable to the "Pottstown Tax Collector" and note the Parcel ID number on the check.

Cash or certified bank checks are required between December 15th and December 31st. Personal checks will NOT be accepted.

Returned checks will be assessed a fee of $30.00.

Questions? Please speak to a representative in the Finance Department located on the 2nd floor of Borough Hall or call 610-970-6535.


Municipal & School Property Taxes
Portnoff Law Associates, LTD
2700 Horizon Drive, Suite 100
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Phone: 866-211-9466

County Property Taxes
Montgomery County Tax Claim Bureau
One Montgomery Plaza, Suite 600
Norristown, PA 19401
Phone: 610-278-1216

Personal Taxes:

H A Berkheimer Associates
63 W. 4th Street
Bridgeport, PA 19405
Phone: 610-279-7500
Website

File Personal EIT and LST taxes at Berkheimer online

Tax Certification and General Information:

Borough of Pottstown
Attn: Finance/Tax Office
100 E. High Street
Pottstown, PA 19464
Fee: $36.00 / Certification request per tax year

Please make checks payable to the "Borough of Pottstown."

Submit Address Changes to:

Montgomery County Assessment Office
Attn: Linda Grayauskie
PO Box 311
Norristown, PA 19404-0311

Address change form (PDF)

In accordance with 53 P.S. 7146 (b)(1), view a list of properties for which taxes were levied and which remain unpaid (PDF)

2020 Borough County Tax Duplicate (PDF)