Welcome to the County of Berks
Delinquent Tax Certification


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:

  • Reading Area School District - 2005 & Prior School Tax
  • Daniel Boone School District- 2016 & 2017 School Taxes
  • Boyertown School District- School Tax
  • Wyomissing School District- School Tax
  • City of Reading- 2005 & prior City Tax