Tax Collector’s Office

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.

Linda G. Gagne, CCMC, Tax Collector


Contact Tax Collector’s Office


860.487.4433 Fax      


The Motor Vehicle mill rate has been set by the Board of Selectmen at their October 16th, 2017 meeting at 32 mills with a due date of Dec. 1st. The file is being prepared now. Information will probably be available by the middle of November. Bills will be mailed out and also available online at: The last day to pay these bills without interest penalty will be Jan. 2nd, 2018 since Jan. 1st is a holiday. Thank you for your patience while we prepare the file.

Office will be closed as follows in November:
November 10th for Veterans Day
November 13th
November 14th
November 22nd – No Evening Hours
November 24th Thanksgiving Holiday



  The Tax Collector’s Office is closed every Thursday.   PLEASE REMEMBER THAT YOU CAN USE THE ONLINE OPTION TO PAY, and view your taxes.   


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. 




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A 2.95% service charge is added for all credit card transactions. A $1.95 charge is added for check transactions.

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Ashford Online Tax Payment System Info



Click here to view Attorney Tax Sale Site


Payments made payable to Ashford Tax Collector should be mailed to:

Ashford Tax Collector
P. O. Box 173
Ashford, CT 06278