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Legal Notices

6/19/2019 - Taxes Due on July 1, 2019

Taxes on the Grand List of October 1, 2018 are due and payable on July 1, 2019.

All real estate and personal property taxes over $100 may be paid in two installments: the first installment is due July 1, 2019 and payable during the month of July, and the second installment due January 1, 2020 payable through the month of January 2020. The entire amount may be paid any time on or after July 1, 2019.

All taxes of less than $100 and all motor vehicle taxes, regardless of the amount, are due in one installment on July 1, 2019 and payable during the month of July, 2019.

If the first installment is not paid, or any portion thereof, on or before August 1, 2019, interest will be charged from July 1, 2019 (original date due) at the rate of 1.5% per calendar month (3%) subject to a minimum of $2.00 (sec.12-146 CT state statutes).

Your cancelled check is your receipt. If paying by mail and a receipt is desired, include a stamped, self-addressed envelope along with the appropriate payment stub(s), from the bottom of your bill, with your payment. Please note our processing center will now send a receipt.

Credit card & e-check payments can be made via our online tax system at or by telephone (1-866-843-5096). The fee for credit card payments is approximately 2.50% and e-checks are $2.00.

There will be no other bill sent for January 1, 2020

Retention of the bill is necessary.

Keep the top portion of the bill for your records.

Send the appropriate payment stub(s) located at the bottom of the bill with your payment.

You can receive an electronic reminder of your tax bills by registering for e-alert notifications on the homepage of the town’s website

Failure to receive a bill does not excuse payment of the tax or the penalty thereof.

The Tax Office, Southbury Town Hall, is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Fridays 8:00 1:00 p.m., except official holidays, to receive tax payments.  

Please call 203-262-0654 if accommodation for a disability is needed.

Please note the tax office cannot take cash payments over $50.00

Lori Soden
Tax Collector, Town of Southbury