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TAX PAYMENT NOTICE: First Installment of Real Estate and Personal Property Taxes and Total Motor Vehicle Taxes
Resident and Non-Resident Taxpayers of Wallingford
First Installment and Motor Vehicle
TAXES DUE: JULY 1, 2017
Final Date for an on time payment: AUGUST 1, 2017
The first half installment of Real Estate and Personal Property taxes on the Grand List of October 1, 2016, is due July 1, 2017, and payable by August 1, 2017.
All taxes under $100.00 are payable in a single installment and are due July 1, 2017.
NO SEPARATE MAILING WILL BE SENT FOR THE SECOND INSTALLMENT.
The total Motor Vehicle tax is due July 1, 2017, and payable by August 1, 2017.
Delinquent motor vehicle taxes shall be paid only in cash, money order or bank check if you require a release to register your motor vehicle.
Checks in payment of property taxes which have been returned by the bank shall be subject to a thirty dollar ($30.00) handling fee.
Failure to receive a tax bill does not invalidate the tax and respective penalties should the account become delinquent. If you have purchased property, you may need to contact the previous owner, your attorney, or the Town to procure the bill, to determine the amount due.
If you pay your taxes by check, it is your responsibility to make sure that your check has cleared. The Tax Office cannot be responsible for lost mail.
Unpaid taxes will be considered delinquent as of August 2, 2017. On that date, interest will be charged from the original due date of July 1, 2017. Interest is charged at a rate of 18% per year in accordance with the provisions of Connecticut General Statutes Section 12-146.
Tax Payments may be mailed to:
COLLECTOR OF TAXES
P.O. BOX 5003
WALLINGFORD, CT 06492
Payments (checks only) may also be placed in the Payment Drop Slot located by the automatic doors at the Prince Street side of Town Hall.
Payments may be made in person between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, at Town Hall, Room 209, 45 South Main Street (noon hour included).
Credit card payments are accepted through Official Payments by telephone: 1-800-272-9829; or Internet: www.officialpayments.com. At the prompt, enter Jurisdiction Code 1741. After authorization of your payment, you will be given a confirmation number to keep for your records. A fee will be charged for this service.
When you receive your bill, please read the back of your bill for important information. Postdated checks will not be accepted.
Department of Finance
Office of the Tax Collector
Tax Office Web Page
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