Legal Notices

LEGAL NOTICE
TOWN OF EAST HADDAM
OFFICE OF THE TAX COLLECTOR

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN TO ALL TAXPAYERS of the Town of East Haddam, Connecticut that a tax of 30.44 mills, laid on the Grand List of October 1, 2019, is due and payable to the office of the Tax Collector.

PAYMENT INFORMATION:

FIRST INSTALLMENT DUE:           JULY 1, 2020             
LAST DAY TO PAY:                         AUGUST 3, 2020

SECOND INSTALLMENT DUE:      JANUARY 1, 2021     
LAST DAY TO PAY:                         FEBRUARY 1, 2021

ALL MOTOR VEHICLES TAXES are due in full:     JULY 1, 2020  
LAST DAY TO PAY:                                                 AUGUST 3, 2020

REAL ESTATE AND PERSONAL PROPERTY TAXES
$100.00 OR LESS are due in full:                            JULY 1, 2020
LAST DAY TO PAY:                                                 AUGUST 3, 2020.

INTEREST shall be charged at the rate of one and one-half percent (1 ½ %) each month (18% annual percentage rate) from the installment due date.  MINIMUM INTEREST SHALL BE NO LESS THAN $2.00 PER TAX BILL, PER INSTALLMENT.  Connecticut State Statute: 12-146

PLEASE MAKE ALL CHECKS PAYABLE TO:   EAST HADDAM TAX COLLECTOR

                                                         MAIL TO:   P.O. BOX 403
                                                                           MOODUS, CT  06469-0403

*On April 22, 2020 the Town of East Haddam adopted a Tax Deferment Program for all East Haddam Taxpayers with certain stipulation for landlords only:  Executive Orders 7S #6 and 7W ("EO 7S & 7W") issued by Governor Lamont on April 1, 2020 provided relief for taxpayers through a local option tax deferral program.  The effect of this program is the equivalent of an extended grace period.  The last day to pay the July 1, 2020 tax installment amount due without interest is extended from August 3, 2020 to October 1, 2020.

PLEASE READ THE INSERT IN YOUR TAX BILL FOR DETAILED INFORMATION.  DEFERRAL APPLICATIONS ARE FOR LANDLORDS ONLY.  ALL OTHER TAXPAYERS WILL AUTOMATICALLY RECEIVE THE EXTENDED GRACE PERIOD.  BANK ESCROWS ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THE DEFERMENT PROGRAM.

FAILURE TO RECEIVE A TAX BILL DOES NOT INVALIDATE THE TAX.  Connecticut State Statute: 12-130.  If you did not receive a bill and believe you should have, please contact the Tax Collector’s Office:

(860) 873-5033 or taxcollector@easthaddam.org            
(Bills were be mailed June 19, 2020)

The Tax Collector is located at the Municipal Office Complex, 1 Plains Road, Moodus, CT.  Payment may be made by mail, online (easthaddam.org) or in person.

TAX OFFICE HOURS: 
          Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
          Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Friday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon. 
          The office is open through the lunch hour. 

Payment may be made by check or credit/debit card (cash will be accepted when the office reopens to the public).  THERE IS A PROCESSING FEE OF 2.50% FOR ALL CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS.  DEBIT MASTERCARD & VISA PAYMENTS HAVE A PROCESSING FEE OF $3.50 AND ECHECKS HAVE A FEE OF $2.00.  For online payments, visit www.easthaddam.org.  A secure lock box is available to the right of the main entrance for payments.  A payment voucher should be sent with all payments to assure proper credit.  To receive a receipt for payment, send the payment voucher and payment along with a self-addressed, stamped envelope.  Payments postmarked after August 3, 2020 will be considered delinquent and subject to the interest stated above.  Please remember, the January stub for Real Estate and Personal Property is included with your July bill.  A second bill will not be sent.

The Tax office is for the collection of taxes only.  Questions pertaining to assessments or adjustments must be addressed to the Assessor. (860)-873-5026 or assessor@easthaddam.org

Denise Dill, CCMC
Tax Collector

1 Plains Road
P.O. Box 403
Moodus,
CT
06469
Fax: 860-873-5042

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Tax Collector
Denise Dill