TAX COLLECTOR

Tax Collector

The tax collector collects taxes on real estate levied by Royersford Borough, Montgomery County and also the Spring-Ford School District. Also the tax collector collects Per Capita taxes levied by the borough. (Please Note: Any person with an individual income of less than $12,000 and, if married, a joint income of less than $24,000 is eligible for exoneration of Per Capita Taxes. Income includes money received from all sources.) Payments can be made at 620 Pine Street, Royersford.

Walk-In Office Hours @ 620 Pine Street
January – March:
Thursday 6PM – 8PM
Saturday 9AM – 11AM
Appointments available upon request.

There is a lock box outside of 620 Pine Street to drop payments off; payment will be processed same day if rec’d by 5PM. Receipts will be mailed only if a self addressed stamped envelope is included with payment.

Or mail payment to:
Amy Billetta, Royersford Tax Collector
P.O. Box 574
Royersford, PA 19468
Phone: 610-948-6210
royersfordtaxcollector@gmail.com

Exoneration of Per Capita Tax
Fee Schedule

REMINDERS FOR MARCH – The 2% discount period ends on 3/31/2020. Payments must be made or postmarked by 3/31/2020 to receive the discount – there are no exceptions to this. Acceptable forms of payment – Cash (exact amount), Personal Check, Cashier’s/Bank Check, Money Order.
Office hours for in person payments will be as follows:
Thursdays 6-8pm & Saturdays 9-11am.
Extra days to allow for discount payments:
Mon 3/23 – 7-8pm
Sun 3/29 – 1-3pm
Mon 3/30 – 7-8pm
Tues 3/31 – 7-8pm
If you would like to make your payment in person and these days/times do NOT work for you – please email or call me and we can set up a mutually convenient time.
Payments can be dropped off any time in the “TAX BILL” mailbox at my home – payments must be rec’d before 8pm on 3/31 for discount amount.

WHAT IS THE EARNED INCOME/WAGE TAX AND WHO COLLECTS THIS MONEY?

The earned income/wage tax is a 1% tax imposed on every Borough resident for wages and net profits earned. The tax is split evenly with the Spring Ford School District and is collected by Berkheimer and Associates. Questions regarding the Earned Income Tax can be directed to Berkheimer at 800-360-8989 or www.hab-inc.com.

WHAT IS THE LST TAX?

The Local Services Tax is a local tax payable by all individuals who hold a job or profession within a taxing jurisdiction imposing the tax. It is due quarterly on a prorated basis determined by the number of pay periods for a calendar year.. The total LST tax paid by any individual in a calendar year is limited to $52, regardless of the number of taxing jurisdictions in which an individual works during the year.

All employers located within Royersford Borough must withhold the new LST Tax at the annual rate of $52 for all employees with annual gross income in excess of $12,000. Of the $52.00 withheld, $5.00 is forwarded to the school district.

If you are self-employed and your business or practice is located within Royersford Borough you will be responsible to pay the LST Tax at the annual rate of $52.

The tax is collected by Berkheimer and Associates. Questions regarding the Local Services Tax (LST) can be directed to Berkheimer at 800-360-8989 or www.hab-inc.com.

Tax Certification Fees can be found on page 5 of the Fee Schedule.

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