Welcome to the County of Berks
Welcome To The Berks County Assessment Office

‚ÄčDEPARTMENTAL OPERATIONS:

The Assessment Office is currently closed to the public.  Questions can be directed to assessment@countyofberks.com or call 610-478-6262 to leave a message.

  • All Berks County Employees and anyone entering county buildings must wear a mask or they will be denied entrance.  County of Berks Offices are currently open only to individuals with appointments and to conduct essential business.  Essential business refers to those functions that cannot be postponed or conducted remotely.
  • If you have COVID-19 questions you may still email them to COVID@countyofberks.com.
     
 

 Mission:

 

The mission of the Real Estate Department is to maintain the quality of services that are offered to taxpayers, municipalities and school districts of Berks County. The main responsibility of the Real Estate Office is to make sure that all assessments are fair and equitable. The Assessment Office maintains ownership and assessments records for parcels within Berks County and ensures that all new construction is measured, described and assessed. The Assessment Office works with property owners, municipalities, tax collectors and school districts concerning assessments.

The Assessment Office does not issue tax bills or collect taxes.  Please contact the appropriate Tax Collector for current taxes and Tax Claim for delinquent taxes.

PLEASE NOTE:  The July Board meeting has been changed from 7/19 to 7/12 at 9:30

 

 Contact Information

 

Address
Berks County Assessment Office
Berks County Services Center 3rd Floor
633 Court Street
Reading, PA 19601

Phone: 610-478-6262
FAX: 610-478-6261
E-mail: assessment@countyofberks.com

Assessment Highlights

Assessment Appeal Notice
Contains information on clarifying assessments & the appeal procedure

Assessment FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
What is an assessment? How calculated? etc.

Berks County Assessment Parcel Search
Use the parcel search to research property owner information by Name, Address, or Parcel Number