Tax Collector

Tax Collector Office Hours

Tax Collector office hours are Monday through Friday, 9am-5pm. To contact office personnel, please call 203-452-5024 and leave a message with your name, address and phone number and your call will be returned. 

Tax Information

THE JANUARY INSTALLMENT OF PROPERTY TAXES AND PPERSONAL PROPERTY TAXES IS DUE JANUARY 1, 2024

The January installment of property taxes and personal property taxes on the Grand List of 2022 is due and payable on January 1, 2024.  If payment is not made by February 1, 2024, the installment will become delinquent and subject to interest at the rate of 1 ½% per month from the installment due date.   Minimum interest charge is $2.00. 

SUPPLEMENTAL MOTOR VEHICLE TAX BILL IS DUE IN FULL ON JANUARY 1, 2024 

Section 12-71B of the General Statutes of Connecticut states that a motor vehicle registered between October 2, 2022 and September 30, 2023 must be taxed and said tax is due in full during January 2024.  If payment is not made by February 1, 2024, the supplemental tax bill will become delinquent and subject to interest charges at the rate of 1 ½% per month from the due date. Minimum interest charge is $2.00

Taxpayer is still liable for payment in FULL on bills received in July of 2023 based on Oct. 1, 2022 Assessment

THE JANUARY INSTALLMENT OF SEWER ASSESSMENT BILLING IS DUE JANUARY 1, 2024                    
The January installment of the Sewer Assessment billing is due and payable on January 1, 2024.  If payment is not made by February 1, 2024, the installment will become delinquent and subject to interest at the rate of 1-1/2% per month from the installment due date.  Minimum interest charge is $5.00.  Sewer assessments are currently not available to view or pay online. 

Failure to receive your tax bill does not exempt you from payment of tax or penalty. Taxes may be PAID BY MAIL or ONLINE at http://www.trumbuH-ct.gov/285/0nline-Tax-lnguiryPayment-System. The postmark will be used to determine if a payment was mailed on time. Proofread your check carefully- numeric and written amounts (legal line) agree, correct date, and signature. Incorrectly written checks and postdated checks cannot be processed and will be returned. Payments may be made at the office of the Tax Collector in the Town Hall, Monday through Friday 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Sewer Assessment payments may be made at the Tax Collector's office or by mail only.

Sewer assessments are unable to be paid online until further notice.

Please use our online system to look up information regarding your tax bills. All amounts showing due on the website are accurate as of the date of viewing.    https://www.trumbull-ct.gov/285/Online-Tax-InquiryPayment-System.

For the assessment of October 1, 2022, the Mill Rate is 34.15 for Real Estate and Personal Property.  Motor Vehicle Mill Rate is 32.46.

We accept payments online by e-check or credit / debit cards. 

We do not accept payments over the phone.  

Motor Vehicles

Important Notice from the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)

If you have received a tax bill from a Town that you did not reside in or garage a vehicle in as of October 1, 2022, contact the Tax Assessor, 203-452-5016, to request a transfer to the correct Town/City or residency as of October 1, 2022.

Purpose

The Tax Collector’s Office provides billing and collection of real estate, personal property, and motor vehicle taxes. We also bill and collect sewer assessments and sewer usage.

During the months of July and January you may experience lines at Town Hall. You should expect to wait in line if you are coming during this period. Lines are longest at lunchtime and as the last day to pay approaches. When paying in person, please have all your bills with you for faster service.