Revenue Department News
Please note a change to our hours. Beginning July 1st the Tax Office and Assessor’s Office will close for lunch from 12:30-1:15 to accommodate changes in staff. Bills were mailed June 28th. We can accept payment beginning July 1, 2017. If you believe you should have received a bill and have not please contact our office. Below is a copy of our legal notice which will appear in the Rivereast:
TOWN OF HEBRON
TAX COLLECTOR’S LEGAL NOTICE
Taxes levied on the Grand List of October 1, 2016 become due and payable on July 1, 2017. Real Estate tax bills of less than $250, Personal Property tax bills, and Motor Vehicle tax bills shall be due in a single installment on July 1, 2017. Real Estate tax bills over $250 shall be due and payable in two equal installments on July 1, 2017 and January 1, 2018.
Taxes received/postmarked by August 1, 2017 will be considered timely. Payments received/postmarked after August 1, 2017 will be subject to interest of 1.5% per month or 18 % annually from the due date in accordance with Connecticut General Statutes. Initial interest starting August 2nd is 3% of outstanding taxes with a minimum of $2.00 per tax account. State Statutes dictates that failure to receive a bill does not invalidate the tax.
Please make checks payable to: Town of Hebron. Payments may be mailed to: Tax Collector, 15 Gilead Street, Hebron, CT 06248-0134. If you require a receipt, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope. A secured drop-off box is located on the lower level, south side of the building for payments (no cash). Please see the town’s website www.hebronct.com for on-line payment options.
The Collector’s office is located in the lower level of the Town Hall at 15 Gilead Street. Hours are Monday to Wednesday 8:00am to 4:00pm, Thursday 8:00am to 6:00pm, and Friday 8:00am to 1:00pm. The Tax and Assessor’s Offices will close from 12:30 to 1:15 Monday – Thursday to accommodate staff changes.