Delinquent Tax Certification

The unpaid 2016 real estate taxes are not recorded in our system at this time and cannot be certified. You may call our office at 610-478-6625 for updated information.



 To order a tax certification for delinquent taxes for properties located in Berks County*, the tax certification fee is $15.00 per parcel.


Please mail in your request (include property address, parcel number and owner name) with a $15.00 check & a self-stamped envelope to:


Berks County Tax Claim, Service Center, 2nd Floor, 633 Court Street, Reading, PA 19601


*Please note that the Berks County Tax Claim Bureau does NOT collect the following districts delinquent taxes:

  • City of Reading- 2010 & Prior City Tax
  • Reading Area School District - 2005 & Prior School Tax
  • Boyertown School District- School Tax
  • Wyomissing School District- School Tax