THE MIL RATE FOR THE TOWN OF MIDDLEBURY IS 31.49
Town of Middlebury
1212 Whittemore Road
Middlebury, CT 06762
(203) 758-1373 - phone
(203) 577-4176 - fax
Jean Dawes, Tax Collector
Brenda Carter, Tax Clerk
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m
Tax bills for real estate, motor vehicle and personal property (continued)
Real estate, motor vehicle, and personal property tax bills showing the total due as well as the installment due dates will be mailed June 12, 2017.
Payment is due July 1, 2017. The last day to pay without interest is
August 1, 2017.
Supplemental motor vehicle bills (motor vehicles which are registered after October 1st) are mailed in December.
Payment of all taxes of $100 or less and all motor vehicle taxes are due in full in July. All other taxes may be paid in July or can be paid in two installments due and payable July 1st and January 1st; no bills are mailed for the January installment.
Taxpayers have one month from the due date to pay without incurring interest. Per State statute, taxes draw interest at the rate of 1-1/2% per month (18% per year) from the due date on the unpaid balance. The Tax Collector does not have the authority to waive interest. Failure to receive a bill does not invalidate payment of taxes or penalties. Back bills must be paid before current taxes.
Bills may be paid at the Tax Collector’s office at Town hall, by U.S. mail or online. The Town of Middlebury is using “Lockbox to process payments. Payments will be mailed to Woburn, MA as stated on the bill.
If mailing in a payment and you need a receipt, you MUST include all bills and a self-addressed stamped envelope.
The Town of Middlebury, in partnership with Invoice Cloud, now offers residents an easy and secure way to view, print and pay their tax bills online (real estate, motor vehicle, or personal property). Please see section below on Convenience Fees.
Online bill payment offers the following benefits:
Use of a credit or debit card will incur a fee of $2.95% of the transaction amount, with a minimum charge of $1.95. Use of an electronic check will incur
a convenience fee of $.95 per transaction. The Town of Middlebury receives only the amount of your bill.
Convenience fees are non-refundable and will appear as a separate charge on your bank or credit card statement.
Delinquent Motor Vehicle Tax
If you have delinquent motor vehicle taxes, or are planning to register a vehicle with the Department of Motor Vehicles and require a release from the Tax Collector, you must pay with Cash, Money order, and/or Certified Bank Check.
If payment is made by Personal check, a release will be issued to DMV after 10 business days.
If you need a Motor Vehicle release and pay online, you must contact the Tax Office.