General Information - East Haddam

  • Town Office Building
    7 Main St. P.O. Box-K
    East Haddam, CT 06423
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    General Information

    Real Estate and Personal Property Tax Information:
    The first installment of Real Estate and Personal Property taxes on the Grand List of October 1, 2016 is due August 1, 2017 and payable by September 1, 2017 without interest.  The second installment is due January 1, 2018 and payable by February 1, 2018 without interest.  All taxes under $100.00 are payable in a single installment and due August 1, 2017 and payable by September 1, 2017 without interest.  Real Estate bills cover July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018. 
    There will be no mailing for the second installment. 

    Motor Vehicle Tax Information:
    Motor Vehicle tax is due August 1, 2017 and payable by September 1, 2017 without interest.  Supplemental Motor Vehicle tax is due January 1, 2018 and payable by February 1, 2018 without interest.

    Sewer Usage Information:
    Sewer Usage bills are due October 1, 2017 and payable by November 1, 2017 without interest.  These bills cover October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018.

    Billing Information:
    Taxpayers who have not received a bill should contact the Tax Office for a duplicate, since failure to receive a bill does not invalidate the tax and respective penalties should the account become delinquent.

    Unpaid taxes will be considered delinquent as of September 2, 2017. On that date interest will be charged from the original due date of August 1, 2017.  Interest is charged at a rate of 18% per year in accordance with the provisions of C.G.S. Sec. 12-146.  If you cannot pay your taxes for any reason, please call the Tax Collector’s Office at 860-873-5033.

    All checks which have been returned because of insufficient funds will be charged a fee of $10.00.

    Payments:
    Payments may be made:

    • In person during our normal business hours.
    • To our drop box after hours, this is located inside the Town Office Building's front door to the left.
    • By Credit, Debit or E-check, (additional fee applies*).
    • By mail: Tax Collector
                    P.O. Box 376
                    East Haddam, CT  06423


    *Credit/Debit card payments will have an additional processing fee of 2.95% with a $2.00 minimum.  E-check transactions will be charged a flat fee of $2.95.  Minimum transaction allowed is $3.00.  These fees are NOT paid to the town but to the processing company.