TOWN OF EAST HAMPTON
ATTENTION ALL TAXPAYERS
Notice is hereby given to the Town of East Hampton Taxpayers that supplemental motor vehicle taxes and the second installment of real estate and personal property taxes are due and payable on January 1, 2018. The last day on which to pay without penalty is February 1, 2018. Tax bills will be mailed on December 27, 2017.
Late payments will be subject to interest penalty at the rate of 1 ½% per month or a fraction thereof, 18 % per annum, from the due date of the tax, as required by Conn. Gen. Stat. 12-130, 145 and 146.
Payments legibly postmarked by the U.S. Postal Service on or before February 1, 2018 are considered on time regardless of when they are received by the Collector of Revenue’s Office. Payments received February 2, 2018 and later, including payments postmarked February 2, and later, are considered past due. The minimum interest charge is $2 on each tax bill. A returned check fee is $20.
As owners of property, taxpayers are responsible to see that taxes are paid when due. Failure to have sent or received a bill does not exempt the taxpayer from payment of all taxes, interest charges and collection costs, as per Conn. Gen. Stat. 12-130 and 12-146. Interest is charged on all late payments. There are no exceptions.
Please make all checks payable to Town of East Hampton – Collector of Revenue. Payments may be mailed to Collector of Revenue, PO Box 178, East Hampton, CT 06424. Pay online by visiting our website at www.easthamptonct.gov; online payments are subject to convenience fees. Hours of collection are: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, Tuesday 8:00 am – 6:30 pm and Friday 8:00 am – 12:30 pm.
Kristy L. Merrifield, CCMC
Collector of Revenue