The primary duties of the Tax Collector's office are dictated by State statutes and include the following:
Billing of taxes, water and sewer, and collecting all of the above listed charges
Calculating interest on delinquencies
Conducting an annual tax sale of prior year taxes, sewer and miscellaneous charges that remain unpaid to the date of sale
Delivering delinquency notices on a quarterly basis
Depositing all funds daily
Enforcing timely payments by taxpayers
Maintaining accurate records of all accounts
Submitting monthly and annual financial reports to the Board of Trustees
In addition to the aforementioned statutory duties, the Tax Collector is a Tax Search Officer. All requests for municipal lien searches and unconfirmed assessment searches are processed by the tax office.
For reminders by text or email of quarterly tax bills please sign up for "Low Alerts" through SO Alerts.