Third and Fourth Quarter Tax Bills Mailed Out

City Collector, Marilyn W. Sheehan, announced that the third and fourth quarter bills were mailed out.

The bill has two coupons.  The third quarter coupon is coupon # 1 and is due on Monday, February 2, 2015.  This bill covers the period of January, February and March of 2015.

The second coupon is for the fourth quarter , which is due on Friday, May 1, 2015.  This bill covers the period of April, May and June of 2015.

Mrs. Sheehan would like to remind homeowners and businesses that payments received after the February 2, 2015 date will be subject to 14% interest back to the due date.  Mrs  Sheehan suggests that you mail your payment at least  seven days prior to the due date to avoid any interest.

The new Tax Rates are $18.06 for Residential and $36.63 for Commercial.

To insure proper credit for your payment, please include your payment coupon with your check.

Payments sent by mail  should be addressed to the City of Pittsfield, P. O. Box 981063, Boston, Ma. 02298-1063, or you can pay in person at Mrs. Sheehan’s City Hall Office, Monday though Friday 8:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. You can also pay on line at Cityofpittsfield.org or you may also pay by telephone at 1-888-565-1167. 

Lastly, read the back of your Tax Bill, which informs you of your rights, as to Tax Appeals or Exemptions.