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Tax Information
Berks County > Municipalities > Borough of Kenhorst
The Tax Collector will have office hours from 9:30 to 12:30 PM on Tuesdays starting in September through December. As of January 1, 2017, the Tax Collector no longer accepts cash. Taxes can be paid by check or money order. Please call or email the Tax Collector, Denice Carroll, with any questions (610) 777-5131, email:

Borough Taxes

Borough Real Estate Tax - The total Kenhorst Borough real estate tax rate is 5.6 Mills.  This includes the general borough portion of 4.314 mills plus the Emergency Services portion of 1.286 mills.  The Emergency Services encompasses Fire, Police and Ambulance Services.  The Borough Real Estate Tax is issued each year on March 1st along with the County Real Estate Tax Bill.  

Borough Per Capita Tax - There is a $5.00/year tax assessed for every person 18 years of age and older who resides within the Kenhorst Borough.  The Borough Per Capita tax is issued each year on March 1st along with the Berks County Per Capita Tax bill.  

Local Services Tax (LST) - the LST tax is $52.00/year.  This tax is paid by those individuals who work within the Borough of Kenhorst.  Kenhorst employers are responsible for remitting the employee payroll deductions for this tax to the Berks Eaned Income Tax office (EIT).        

Berks County Taxes

 Berks County Real Estate Tax - The current Berks County real estate tax rate is 6.9350 Mills.

Berks County Per Capita Tax - $10.00 for every person over 18 years of age who resides in Berks County.    

School District Taxes

Current Governor Mifflin School Real Estate Tax - The current Governor Mifflin School District Real Estate  Tax rate is 24.5 Mills.  

Gov. Mifflin School District Per Capita Tax - $15.00 for every person over 18 years of age who resides within the school district.