The Office of the Tax Collector is responsible for the billing and collection of property taxes, including Real Estate, Motor Vehicle and Business Personal Property, which accounts for roughly 95% of the Town’s operating budget.
We take great pride in the efficiency with which tax matters are handled. This office is responsible for thorough accounting of all records and funds administered. We pride ourselves on upholding high standards of ethical conduct and always operate in accordance with the General Statutes of Connecticut and local Town ordinances.
The Office of the Tax Collector also oversees the billing and collection of sewer usage charges on the 77 parcels of property connected to the Georgetown Sewer System. Meter readings are provided by Aquarion Water Company and Veolia Water North America and usage charges are then calculated by Tax Office personnel on a quarterly basis.
Tax bills for the upcoming fiscal year are mailed the last week of June in the current fiscal year. Tax bills contain the July and January payment stubs.
The 1st half payment is due July 1, 2021. The last day to pay without penalty is August 2, 2021. The 2nd half payment is due January 1, 2022. The last day to pay without penalty is February 1, 2022.
Please contact us with any questions you may have; we welcome the opportunity to speak with you.
Taxes may be paid online by clicking here. Please note, if you need to register a new vehicle or renew an existing registration, taxes MUST be paid with a Credit Card (not Debit Card or E-check) Please call the Office at 203-938-2706 once you have completed the transaction for immediate clearance.
Mill Rate History
For Fiscal Year 2022/23 the Mill Rate is as follows:
33.34 for real estate and personal property
32.46 for motor vehicle
The Mill Rate for Fiscal Year 2021/22 was 32.84
The Mill Rate for Fiscal Year 2020/21 was 32.84
The Mill Rate for Fiscal Year 2019/20 was 32.84
The Mill Rate for Fiscal Year 2018/19 was 31.72
The Mill Rate for Fiscal Year 2017/18 was 29.62
The Mill Rate for Fiscal Year 2016/17 was 29.24
The Mill Rate for Fiscal Year 2015/16 was 28.91
The Mill Rate for Fiscal Year 2014/15 was 28.91
The Mill Rate for Fiscal Year 2013/14 was 28.95
Monday – Wednesday
8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
- Pay and/or View Your Taxes
- 2.5% Fee for Credit Card use and $2.00 Charge for EChecks