Real Estate Tax Information

Here, we provide comprehensive information on real estate taxes, including payment procedures, due dates, and assessment details. We aim to ensure transparency and clarity regarding property taxation in our community.

Assessment Process

The City of Coatesville’s real estate taxes are determined based on property assessments. Our assessment process is conducted by qualified assessors who evaluate the market value of each property. Property owners receive a Notice of Assessment annually, providing details on the assessed value of their property. If you have any questions or concerns about your assessment, we encourage you to reach out to our Assessors’ Office for further assistance.

Payment Options

We offer various payment options to make the real estate tax payment process convenient for property owners. You can make payments through our online portal, in-person at the City Hall, or by mail. For those who prefer to set up automatic payments, we also offer direct debit options for a hassle-free experience. Please note the due dates for property tax payments to avoid any penalties or interest charges.

Due Dates

Real estate tax payments are typically due by [specific due dates] each year. It is essential to meet these deadlines to avoid any potential late fees or penalties. If you are unsure about the due date for your property tax payment, please refer to your property tax bill or contact our Finance Department for assistance.

Tax Relief Programs

The City of Coatesville offers various tax relief programs to assist eligible property owners in managing their real estate taxes. These programs are designed to provide financial assistance to qualifying individuals, such as seniors or disabled individuals. To learn more about the available tax relief options and eligibility criteria, please visit our Tax Relief Programs page or contact our Finance Department.

Meeting Financial Challenges

Currently, the programs offered by City of Coatesville is able to offer residents at this time may vary. While determining the processes by which residents may be eligible for these programs, we understand the financial challenges some property owners may face, and we are committed to providing assistance through various tax relief programs. These programs are designed to offer support to eligible individuals and families, helping them manage their real estate tax payments more effectively. We believe in fostering a caring and inclusive community, where everyone has the opportunity to thrive.

To explore eligibility and apply for any of these tax relief programs, property owners are encouraged to contact our Finance Department. Our knowledgeable and compassionate staff will guide you through the application process and provide personalized assistance. We are dedicated to helping community members access the support they need and ensuring that Coatesville remains a place where everyone can thrive.


We recognize the challenges faced by disabled individuals, and our Disabled Tax Relief Program provides financial assistance to eligible property owners with disabilities. This program offers reduced property tax rates or exemptions based on qualifying criteria, helping to ensure that these individuals can continue to live in their homes with dignity and support.

For qualifying agricultural property owners, the Farmstead Exemption provides relief by exempting a portion of their agricultural property value from taxation. This program aims to support the viability of local farming operations and preserve our agricultural heritage.

The Homestead Exemption provides relief to primary homeowners by exempting a portion of their property value from taxation. This program is designed to support homeowners who use their property as their primary residence, helping to keep the cost of homeownership more affordable.

The Low-Income Tax Relief Program is designed to assist low-income property owners who may struggle with meeting their tax obligations. Eligible participants may receive reduced property tax rates or other forms of relief to alleviate the financial burden and ensure housing stability.

The Senior Citizen Tax Relief Program aims to ease the tax burden for qualifying senior citizens aged 65 years and older. Eligible seniors may receive reduced property tax rates or exemptions, depending on their income and property value. This program serves as a testament to our appreciation for our seniors’ contributions to the community and their well-being.

In recognition of the sacrifices made by our veterans, the Veterans Tax Relief Program offers financial assistance to eligible veterans. Veterans may receive reduced property tax rates or exemptions based on their service and qualifying criteria, expressing our gratitude for their service to our nation.

Appeals Process

If you believe there is an error in your property assessment or have valid grounds to appeal your real estate taxes, we provide an appeals process to address such concerns. Our Appeals Board ensures a fair and impartial review of your appeal. For more information on the appeals process, including deadlines and submission guidelines, please visit our Appeals Process page.

Contact Us

For any questions, assistance, or inquiries related to real estate taxes in the City of Coatesville, our Finance Department is here to help. You can contact us at [Finance Department phone number] or [Finance Department email address]. We are committed to providing exceptional service and ensuring clarity in property tax matters for our valued community members.