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Recent News and Calendar Items From the Tax Collector's Office

Fiscal 2017 Actual Real Estate Tax Bills and Personal Property Tax Bills

Fiscal 2017 Actual Real Estate and Personal Property tax bills were mailed December 30, 2016. Third quarter bills are due on or before February 1, 2017. Fourth quarter bills are due on or before May 1, 2017.  NO reminder will be sent.  There is no grace period. Payments are considered made when received by the Collector. It now takes two days for a 1st class letter to be delivered, please mail early to ensure on time delivery. Any payment received after the due date is subject to 14% per annum interest.

New property owners may contact the office of the Collector of Taxes at 508-636-1010 or by email  (collector@westport-ma.gov) for a copy if you did not receive one.

2016 Motor Vehicle Excise Bills

Motor vehicle excise bills are due 30 days from issue. Any unpaid bill will be subject to a demand bill which will include a $30 demand fee and interest at 12% per annum. It now takes two days for a 1st class letter to be delivered, please mail early to ensure on time delivery.

If you have transferred or canceled your registration, please contact the Assessor’s Office for an abatement (508) 636-1012. Be advised requesting an abatement does not extend the due date for payment.  

2016 Boat Excise Bills

Boat excise bills were mailed out on February 18, 2016 and will be due on or before April 19, 2016. Any unpaid bill will be subject to a demand bill which will include a $30 demand fee, a $20 or 20% penalty, and interest at 12% per annum. It now takes two days for a 1st class letter to be delivered, please mail early to ensure on time delivery. 

Credit Card Payments

We are now accepting Credit card payments online only. Be advised there is a variable fee that applies for this service. 

Online Payments

Payments may be made online for current bills up until 5:00 p.m. on the due date. Past due bill payments must be made in the office with check or cash.