Welcome to the County of Berks
Delinquent Tax Payer Assistance

  

REGULAR AGREEMENT -

BEGIN MAY 1, 2019

A taxpayer may come into our office to execute an Agreement for their unpaid taxes. The agreement will take all unpaid taxes in our system and require 25% down as the first payment and the remaining payments will be due quarterly over a 12 month period. You must come into our office with the first payment with a certified check, money order or cash. No personal checks will be accepted for the first payment.  

Please read our office policies for assistance on how our Agreement works:  Office Policies.pdfOffice Policies.pdf

 

HARDSHIP AGREEMENT -

BEGIN MAY 1, 2019

ELIGIBILITY

 1. Taxpayer must be a permanent resident of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
 2. That the property in which the tax claim is against, is owner-occupied
 3. Taxpayer must have one (1) of the following extenuating circumstances:
a)         Serious Physical Illness or Injury or a combination if the illness or injury with a state of prolonged unemployment
b)         Unemployment
 
Aplication will be available in May 2019

 

 

 TAX DEFERRAL PROGRAM FOR SENIOR CITIZENS

  ELIGIBILITY: 

1.     65 years of age or older

2.    residing in residential real estate

3.    solely owned and occupied by people all age 65 or older

4.    annual household income including ½ of Social Security is $35,000.00 or less

5.    property taxes must be delinquent

 

 Tax Deferral Packet.pdfTax Deferral Packet.pdf