Responsibilities of the office
The Tax Collector’s office is responsible for the billing and collection of property taxes and collection of parking tickets. This comprises approximately 89% of the Town of Litchfield’s operating budget. The office operates under the authority of the Connecticut General Statutes.
Types of charges include
- Business / personal property taxes
- Motor vehicle taxes
- Real estate taxes
- Parking ticketsk
The office strives to work with taxpayers to resolve their tax issues within the limits of the Connecticut General Statutes.
For more information, The frequently asked questions page has been prepared to provide answers to some of the questions taxpayers most frequently ask about property taxes. Generally, questions concerning assessed value, adjustments, exemptions or credits, tax relief programs, and improper motor vehicle tax billings should be directed to the Assessors Office at (860) 567-7559 or fax (860) 567-7552.
Questions about billings, tax balances due, amounts paid, delinquent taxes, and interest charged should be directed to the Tax Collector's Office, (860) 567-7557 or fax (860) 567-7552. For more information, please visit the link above or contact the appropriate office.