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Real Estate Tax

Real Estate (Property) Tax (13.759 mills)

Real Estate TaxChester County assesses properties for real estate tax purposes, including the City’s, School District’s, and County’s tax. The last reassessment occurred in 1996-7.

Real Estate Tax Due Dates:

3/31/17: Deadline for 2% discount

5/31/17: Deadline for face amount

6/1/17 – 12/31/17:  10% penalty added to face amount

 

Statement of Assessment Valuations (as of 2016)

 

Type of Property   Total Value   # of Parcels
Agricultual   0   0
Commercial   $61,783,220   265
Industrial   $4,528,270   6
Residential   $185,677,970   3,136
Vacant   $2,604,680   195
Total Assessment/Parcel   $254,594,140   3,602

 

City of Coatesville’s tax rate in 2017 is 13.759 mills. The Real Estate Tax is calculated by applying the millage rate times the assessed valuation.  One mill equates to one dollar ($1.00) per thousand ($1,000) of assessed valuation. For example, a property with an assessed value of $60,000 would pay 13.759 x 60 or $825.54

Real Estate Tax Rates in MIlls

       
     
City of Coatesville 13.759 (2017)
Chester County 4.369 (2017)
Coatesville Area School District 33.4598 (2017)

Keystone Collections collects the Real Estate Tax RET).  For Questions regarding the RET, contact the local Keystone Collections Office at: 866-539-1100 Monday through Friday during 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Real Estate Tax payments may be mailed, paid in person or paid online in one of the following ways.

 

Mail Payment to:  Pay Online  at: Pay in Person at:  
Keystone Collections Group
Real Estate Tax Payment
P.O. Box 505
Irwin, PA 15642
 www.keystonecollects.com 
select Pay/file tab at the top
of the screen and scroll to
real estate tax      
Keystone’s Chester County
Tax Office
780 Miles Road
West Chester, PA 19380

 

Below is the mailing address change form (and instructions for same) to change your tax billing mailing address for a property within the City limits. Please be reminded that the form must be completed and either faxed or mailed to both the City of Coatesville and Chester County. Both addresses are available on the forms.

[pdf] Change of Address Form

[pdf] Change of Address Instructions