Delinquent Taxes & Sewer Fees

Interest on delinquent taxes and sewer fees accrue at the rate of 1.5% per month; 18% per annum (billing year) from the due date.

Connecticut Statutes govern delinquent tax collection and states that municipal tax collectors do not have the authority to waive interest per Connecticut State Statute 12-145 and 12-146.

All delinquent motor vehicle bills must be paid by cash or certified bank check to obtain a DMV release for registration.

  • There is a four business days waiting period to obtain a DMV release when using a credit card for payment.
  • There is a ten business days waiting period to obtain a DMV release when paying with a personal check.
Credit card & electronic check payments are processed by Official Payments.
The website to make credit card & electronic check payments is www.officialpayments.com

Official Payments:
Tax payments are charged a 3% fee for credit cards & a flat $2.95 fee for electronic check payments.
 Sewer payments can be paid by credit card only. The convenience fee is a flat $4.95 charge