Real Estate Taxes
Post Office Box 97
Worcester, PA 19490
Worcester property owners pay real estate taxes to three entities - Worcester Township, Montgomery County, and the Methacton School District. Each entity assesses a different tax rate. As of July 1, 2017...
- Worcester Township assesses a 0.050 millage rate;
- Montgomery County assesses a 3.849 millage rate; and,
- Methacton School District assesses a 29.4585 millage rate.
Worcester Township presently has the lowest municipal real estate tax rate in Montgomery County.
Real estate taxes for Worcester Township and Montgomery County are levied for the calendar year, January 1 to December 31. Real estate taxes for the Methacton School District are levied for a fiscal year that begins on July 1 and ends on June 30.
Real estate taxes are collected by an elected Tax Collector. Please note that the Tax Collector does not work out of the Township Building. Please use the above-noted phone or e-mail to contact the Tax Collector.
Earned Income Tax
Bangor, PA 18013
Worcester Township and the Methacton School District levy an Earned Income Tax (EIT). The EIT is assessed on wages, salaries, commissions, net profits of other similar compensation. The EIT is not assessed on Social Security, pensions, disability income or similar compensation. The EIT rate is one percent (1%), with a half percent received by the Township, and a half percent received by the School District. The EIT is collected by Berkheimer Tax Innovations, a professional collections firm under contract by the Montgomery County Tax Collection Committee, to which Worcester Township is a Member.
Per Capita Tax
Bangor, PA 18013
All residents over the age of 18, and who are not full-time students, are subject to the Per Capita Tax (PCT). The PCT rate is $16 per year – Worcester Township receives $1, and the Methacton School District receives $15. is collected by Berkheimer Tax Innovations, a professional collections firm under contract by the Montgomery County Tax Collection Committee, to which Worcester Township is a Member.