Chalfont Borough Tax Collector collects Real Estate Property County and Municipal (Borough) Taxes only. Real Estate Property School Taxes are collected by a different entity, please see that information under “Central Bucks School District Taxes” found further down on this page. County and Municipal (Borough) Taxes are due by June 30th and are made payable to “Chalfont Borough.” A 2% discount applies if paid by April 30th. Taxes paid after June 30th will incur a 10% penalty.
Chalfont Borough Tax Collector
Attn: Barbara Klingerman
40 North Main Street
Chalfont, PA 18914
Phone: 215-822-7295 x200
The 2022 tax millage is as follows:
|Borough (13.25 general purposes + 3.25 debt service)||16.50|
Keystone Collections Group issued delinquent earned income tax notices for Chalfont Borough. To see the notice sent, please click here. Taxpayers may call Keystone Collections Group with any questions at 1-866-539-1100.
Real Estate Tax Certification is available by written request for $25.00 per year of certification. Checks must be made payable to “Chalfont Borough” and mailed with your request to 40 North Main Street, Chalfont, PA 18914.
School Taxes are collected by Tax Collector Nicole Percetti (who works out of New Britain Township’s office) and paid to “Central Bucks School District,” and mailed to:
Nicole Percetti, Tax Collector
207 Park Avenue
Chalfont, PA 18914
ATTENTION: Philly Workers Who Worked From Home During Pandemic May Be Entitled To A Wage Tax Refund. Click here to read article written by Nick Valla of Middletown Township that many may find helpful concerning the Philadelphia City Wage Tax. It has been reviewed for accuracy by Keystone Collections Group.
Resident Information: As an employed person residing in Chalfont, you are responsible for a yearly earned income tax of 1% which is payable to Keystone Collection Group. Your employer should be withholding this from your paycheck, as required by law. Each resident will be receiving a tax form from Keystone Collection Group in the mail at the beginning of the year. Half of the 1% goes to Central Bucks School District, and the other half goes to Chalfont Borough.
Employer Information: As part of the tax law changes brought upon by Act 32, the school districts and municipalities of the Bucks County Tax Collection District selected Keystone Collections Group as the new countywide earned income tax collector beginning in 2011.
To assist employers in the transition to new local tax withholding requirements, Keystone mailed information to employers along with new tax forms and on-line filing instructions. They also set up a special toll-free hotline to help employers through the online filing process. The toll-free business hotline number is: 1-888-328-0558.
Additionally, Keystone provides all the necessary forms, links to information, and payroll instructions for business owners on its website at www.keystonecollects.com. Businesses can electronically submit withholding information, file returns, and even make tax payments. The web system is paperless and simple for businesses. Chalfont Borough’s Political Subdivision Code (PSD Code) is 090502. You will need this information when filing the necessary forms.
With more than 25 years in the tax collection industry, Keystone Collections Group offers fully automated tax collection services driven by cutting-edge technology, in addition to years of legal and accounting expertise.
Chalfont Borough Ordinance No. 368 requires all employees pay this tax during the time they are employed within the boundaries of the Borough. As an employer located in Chalfont, you are responsible for withholding this tax from your employees and filing quarterly tax returns with Keystone Collections Group. If you are self-employed, you are responsible for filing and paying this tax for you and any employees you may have.
The revenue from this tax is vital in maintaining the services the Borough provides, from road maintenance to public safety to parks and recreation. It is also important to note that half of this tax goes to support our community’s vital volunteer fire and ambulance services.
At www.keystonecollects.com, Keystone Collections Group has compiled tax resources geared to help employers and individual taxpayers. These resources include online filing, tax form downloads, and links to special web pages offering information for taxpayers. Be sure to check out the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) section for Individuals and FAQs section for Businesses for answers to questions you may have.
The Bucks County Board of Assessment determines the current market value of a property. If a property owner would like to appeal the real estate taxes for their property, they would contact this organization to begin the appeals process.
Provides real estate tax exemption for any honorably discharged veteran who is 100% disabled, a resident of the Commonwealth, and has financial need. Click here for more information.