Mill Rates are set annually by the Borough Assembly, Municipalities and Service Areas Boards.    A mill is simply a thousandth of a dollar (1/1000 of $1 and represents one dollar of tax for each 1,000 dollars of taxable assessed value.  

Properties are assigned a Tax Authority Group (TAG).    The TAG identifies those taxing authorities and their corresponding mill rates.  

Example:           123 Example Street – located in TAG 58

Borough 4.5
Central Emergency Services 2.72
Central Hospital 0.01
Road Maintenance 1.40
TAG 58 Mill Rate 8.63

 

2016 Mill Rates

 

Historical Mill Rates by TAG.pdf