Tax Collector

Phone:
(860) 824-0707
Fax:
(860) 824-4506
Town Hall
108 Main Street
PO Box 47
Falls Village
,
CT
06031
Hours of Operation
Mon: 9am-3pm Wed: 9am-12pm Additional office hours by appointment only.

About

The Tax Collector’s Office is responsible for the billing and collection of Town property taxes and all related penalty charges. Its mission is to assist in maintaining the fiscal stability of the Town by ensuring the timely collection and recording of all taxes through the diligent application of State Statutes, Town Ordinances, regulations, and other enforcement aids, while assisting the public in understanding the taxation process and procedures and maintaining an effective and cordial relationship with the general public.

The Collector is also responsible for reporting fiscal information to various Town Departments, Boards and Commissions, the State of Connecticut, and the United States Bureau of the Census.

Mill Rate 2020 / 2021: 25.7

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Legal Notice
Town of Canaan/Falls Village
Notice to pay Taxes & COVID Interest Relief
 
Pursuant to Sec. 12-145 of the Connecticut statutes, the undersigned Tax Collector of the Town of Canaan/Falls Village gives notice that she will be ready to receive Supplemental Motor Vehicle taxes and the second installment of Real Estate and Personal Property taxes due January 1, 2021. Payments can be made via mail, online or dropped off at our secure drop box located at the Canaan/Falls Village Town Hall, located at, 108 Main St., PO Box 47, Falls Village CT 06031.
 
Due to increase surge of COVID, the Office is NOT open to the public.  Check Canaanfallsvillage.org for updates.  Normal Office Hours in January Monday 9am-3pm & Wednesday 9am-Noon. 
 
Payments must be received or postmarked by February 1, 2021 to avoid interest.
Any unpaid balance after February 1, 2021 will be charged a temporary reduced rate of interest at 0.25% per month from January 1 – March 31, 2021. This temporary reduced rate of interest only applies to the January 1 installment of taxes. This does not apply to any delinquent tax due from July 2020 or subsequent years.  
 
On April 1, 2021 interest will be charged from January 1, 2021 at the rate of 1.5% for each month elapsing from the due date of the delinquent tax to the date of payment, with a minimum interest charge of $2.00. Sec. 12-146
Failure to receive a tax bill does not relieve the taxpayer of his/her responsibility for the payment of taxes or delinquent charges. Sec. 12-130.
 
Dated at Canaan/Falls Village, Connecticut this 22nd day of December, 2020. Rebecca Juchert-Derungs, Canaan/Falls Village Tax Collector, CCMC 1/7 & 1/21
Online Payment Information & DMV Releases
There is a service fee for online payments. Electronic Checks $2.00, Visa Debit Card $3.95 or Credit Card 2.5%

In order to receive a DMV RELEASE payment must be made by CASH, Money Order, Credit or Debit card on our website.  ELECTRONIC CHECKS will NOT be released from DMV for 10 days.  Use the above email button to  request a release. All motor vehicle taxes in your name must be paid for release.

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Rebecca M. Juchert-Derungs
Tax Collector
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Staff & Contacts

Rebecca M. Juchert-Derungs
Tax Collector
(860) 824-0707

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