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Tax Information

Contact Information

Tax Collector

1100 Edgewood Road
Yardley PA 19067

tax@lmttax.org Phone: 267-274-1116 eFax: 266-673-3201

Hours
January & February 2024 Revised Hours - Monday thru Thursday: 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Mon, Wed & Thurs: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm (April, June, August and October)

Telephone & Email Directory

Name Title Telephone
Becky Cecchine
Real Estate Tax Collector 267-274-1116

All questions should be by email at tax@lmttax.org or phone 267-274-1116. All payments accepted by mail or put in 24/7 drop-off box. Credit, debit and echeck payments can be made at www.lowermakefieldtax.org.

Special hours arrangements for disabled persons or other circumstances.

Closed for legal holidays, Election Day.

Billing Dates and Payment Information

2024 Township and County

  • The billing date for the township/county is 3/01/2024
  • Covering 1/1/2024 to 12/31/24
  • Due date at discount is 4/30/2024
  • Due date at face is 7/1/2024

2023-24 School Real Estate

  • Billing date for school real estate 2023-2024 is – 7/01/2023
  • Covering 7/1/2023 to 6/30/2024
  • Due date at discount is – 8/31/2023
  • Base date is – 10/31/2023

To pay online, use Jack Rabbit Payments, go to www.lowermakefieldtax.org/.

Millage information can be seen below, or by visiting www.bctaxes.org.

County policy sets tax lien date. No payments will be accepted after December 31, 2023. Tax records are closed and all unpaid taxes will be forwarded to the Bucks County Tax Claim Bureau.

Additional Information

Please bring or send your tax bill when making payment. When mailing payment, no receipt will be returned unless a stamped, self-addressed envelope is enclosed.

Do not deduct or add penalty. Bill is calculated for your convenience. 2% discount if paid 2 months from date of notice, face amount within 4 months, 10% penalty after 4 months.

County policy sets tax lien date. No payments will be accepted after December 31, 2023. Tax records are closed and all unpaid taxes will be forwarded to the Bucks County Tax Claim Bureau.

Tax collector does not set assessments or tax rates and has no authority to adjust them.

LMT Tax Information

General Fund: 13.88
Fire Protection: 1.10
Hydrant: .33
Parks and Recreation: 2.43
Debt Service: 2.63
Ambulance: .38
Road Machinery: .30
Road Improvement 2.00


Total: 23.05

one mill is equal to 1/10 of 1%

ASSESSMENTS
Leaf Pickup: $70.00/lot
Street Lights: $00.50/lf

Real Estate Mileage

2024 TOWNSHIP

2024 COUNTY

2023-2024 SCHOOL

TOTAL

Real Estate Millage

23.05

27.45

186.2838

236.784

NO EARNED INCOME TAX IN LOWER MAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP OR PENNSBURY SCHOOL DISTRICT.

Non-Property Tax Rates

PerCapita
Township: $10.00
School District: 0

Real Estate Transfer
Township: 1/2 %
School District: 1/2 %

NO EARNED INCOME TAX IN LOWER MAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP.

Local Service Tax

In November, 2009, Lower Makefield Township enacted a local service tax of $52 per year to be paid by all persons working in the Township.

The Township appointed Berkheimer to collect the tax. If you have questions, you can reach Berkheimer’s Customer Care Department at 610-599-3139.

If you need forms, you can download them from Berkheimer’s website.