Tax Department

TAX OFFICE EXTERIOR WINDOW IS OPEN FOR PAYMENTS BY APPOINTMENT. (To left of front doors) Questions: call 860-485-0446 / Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:00am-4:00pm, Friday 8:30am-12:30pm

The Tax Collector’s Office is responsible for the billing and collection of Town property taxes and all related penalty charges. Its goal is to assist in maintaining the fiscal stability of the Town by ensuring the timely collection and recording of all taxes through the diligent application of State Statutes, Town Ordinances, regulations and other enforcement aids, while assisting the public in understanding the taxation process and procedures and maintaining an effective and cordial relationship with the general public. The Collector is also responsible for reporting fiscal information to various Town Departments, Boards and Commissions, the State of Connecticut and the United States Bureau of the Census.

Sign up for our Reminder List
We now offer an email reminder that taxes are due. A reminder will be sent a week before taxes are payable; the last week of December; for the second installment in February. If you would like to be included on the email reminder list, please send an email to Beth Hamel -Tax Collector at Please include your name, property address and the email address, or phone number, where you would like to receive the reminder.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Beth G. Hamel CCMC, CCMO Tax Collector (860) 485-0446
Deborah Shea CCMC Assistant Tax Collector (860) 485-0446