LOCAL SERVICE TAX (LST)
THE LOCAL SERVICE TAX (LST) IS COLLECTED BY BERKHEIMER ASSOCIATES. PLEASE CONTACT THEM DIRECTLY WITH QUESTIONS AT 610.599.3139.
CHESTER HEIGHTS DOES NOT HAVE AN EARNED INCOME TAX, HOWEVER, IF YOUR EMPLOYER ASKS YOU TO COMPLETE A “LOCAL EARNED INCOME TAX RESIDENCY CERTIFCATION FORM,” THE “PSD” CODE YOU WILL NEED IS: 230302
2015 REAL ESTATE TAX INFORMATION
Maryann D. Furlong
Chester Heights Tax Collector
Mailing address: PO Box 152
Chester Heights, PA 19017
Physical address: Please call for information
2015 Millage: .58 mils (calculate by multiplying assessment by .00058)
Borough Real Estate Tax
All owners of taxable real estate in Chester Heights Borough are subject to the Borough’s real estate tax. Borough bills are mailed directly to property owners on or around February 1st every year and cover the calendar year.
Payment amounts vary by date as follows:
Discount tax amount (2% of face) - paid by March 31st
Face tax amount - paid between April 1st and May 31st
Penalty amount (10% of face) - paid between June 1st and December 31st
Checks should be made payable to Maryann D. Furlong, Tax Collector and mailed to the address noted above. Additionally, the Tax Collector is available to personally accept payments during the last two weeks of March. Please consult your tax bill for specific dates and times.
After December 31st of the tax year, all outstanding tax bills are turned over to Delaware County Tax Claim Bureau for collection.
Garnet Valley School District Real Estate Tax
For information regarding the school district’s tax bill, please refer to the following website:
Tax Certification Requests
The Chester Heights Tax Collector collects both the Borough and Garnet Valley School District real estate tax bills. All requests for tax certifications must be made in writing and mailed to the address noted above. The fee for a one year tax certification for both taxing entities is $40.00. Checks should be made payable to Maryann D. Furlong, TC.
Requests for duplicate bills must be made in writing and mailed to the address noted above. There is a $20.00 fee for a duplicate bill. Checks should be made payable to Maryann D. Furlong, TC. Special provisions are made for property owners who misplace their bills. Property owners should call the Tax Collector directly for help.
Delaware County Real Estate Tax
Delaware County imposes a County tax on all property owners within the County. For information call 610-891-4278.