Tax Assessor

Responsibilities

The responsibility of the Tax Assessor and her staff is to value all real estate properties in the Borough at a State mandated percentage of market value.

Each property owner’s Real Estate Taxes are based on the assessed value of his/her land, home, and accessory buildings.  The taxes shown on your yearly tax bill indicates your share of the expenses for the services offered and performed by the Borough, School District, and County for that year.

The Tax Collector can answer questions about tax collections and your tax bill, the Tax Assessor about your assessment.