Tax Collector

The Tax Collector’s office is closed, but employees are accessing their email to address your questions.

At this time, there is no executive order from the Governor concerning municipal taxes or sewer assessments. Any changes to the statutes concerning the collection of municipal taxes or sewer assessments would require a ruling from the state. We do not have the authority to make any changes to due dates or interest charges. We are required to follow the statutes that are in force at this time. Please continue to check the Town website for any changes or updates.

For safety and security reasons, there will be no drop off box for tax payments.  Please mail in payments or use our online system. No cash will be accepted through the mail. Use the following link to pay your taxes online: https://www.trumbull-ct.gov/285/Online-Tax-InquiryPayment-System

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.  You may mail in a check or pay online.  Please note that if you use the mail, the U.S. postmark will be honored as the date of payment, regardless of when the payment is processed. If you choose to pay online, your payment will be reflected and updated in 48 hours on the online system.  IRS tax information is also available online. Be sure to check the box “IRS Payment Records for year 2019” before hitting the search button.

If you have a question that is of an urgent nature, please email the tax collector at dpellitteri@trumbull-ct.gov. We will respond as soon as possible.

The CT DMV is closed to the public until further notice. Please visit   https://portal.ct.gov/DMV for updates.

For the assessment of October 1, 2018, the Mill Rate is 34.74 for Real Estate, Personal Property and Motor Vehicles.

We accept payments by check or cash in the office. No credit / debit cards.

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

We do not accept payments over the phone.

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 or vehicle in as of October 1, 2018, contact the Tax Assessor, 203-452-5016, to request a transfer to the correct Town/City or residency as of October 1, 2018.

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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.