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.
The Tax Collector’s Office will have NO PUBLIC OFFICE HOURS until further notice. The office will be STAFFED Mon., Tues., Wed. & Fri., 8:30 AM – 3 PM. Please contact us by phone or email.
PLEASE DO NOT USE DROP BOX AFTER 3 P.M. ON FRIDAY, May 28th if you wish to have calculations based on May interest. After 3 P.M. on Friday, May 28th, payments will not be retrieved until Tuesday, June 1st. May 31st is Memorial Day. Use mail or online payments appropriately
Options for Paying Taxes
BLACK DROP BOX next to Front Door of Town Offices
- 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
Pay by Check
Payments made payable to Ashford Tax Collector should be mailed to:
Ashford Tax Collector
P. O. Box 173
Ashford, CT 06278
Messages and Information from the Tax Collector
The mill rate for July 1, 2020 thru June 30th, 2021 is set at 36.836.
TO OBTAIN AN IMMEDIATE DMV RELEASE payment must be made by 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 unless paid online by credit card.
MOTOR VEHICLE INFO