Linda G. Gagne, CCMC, Tax Collector
The Tax Collector’s Office is responsible for collecting the municipal taxes on real estate, personal property, and motor vehicles in order to provide revenue for the programs deemed necessary and/or desirable to operate the Town. These taxes become due and payable on July 1 and Jan. 1. Interest is calculated and collected on all accounts past due on Aug. 1 and Feb. 1. Liens are filed on all unpaid current real estate taxes in the spring.
Options for Paying Taxes
Pay by Check
Payments made payable to Ashford Tax Collector should be mailed to:
Ashford Tax Collector
P. O. Box 173
Ashford, CT 06278
- A 2.95% service charge is added for all credit card transactions.
- A $.95 charge is added for check transactions.
- If you are having a problem paying your taxes online, try closing your browser and use Google Chrome.
Step by Step Instructions on How to Pay Taxes Online
Messages and Information from the Tax Collector
Tax Bills were mailed out by our software vendor in Waterbury, CT on Friday, June 28th, 2019. The new mill rate is set at 35.461.
TO OBTAIN AN IMMEDIATE DMV RELEASE payment must be made in the Tax Office with Cash, Bank check or Money Order. If you use the online option, you will need to wait 10 business days to have the delinquency removed from the DMV.