City of Monongahela

Real Estate and Per Capita Tax

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Tax Information for  2016
 
For Monongahela residents, Real Estate and Per Capita Tax is paid to both the City of Monongahela, and to the Ringgold School District.  For explanatory purposes, the taxes on this page are broken down into the "City of Monongahela" taxes, and the "Ringgold School District" taxes.

City of Monongahela

Tax
bills are sent out in March.  They may be paid at the 2% discount rate from March through April 30th.  They may be paid at the face rate from May 1st through June 30th.  The 10% penalty rate is due if taxes are paid from July 1st through December 31st.

The installment option is available to everyone.  Installment due dates are April 1, May 15, and June 30.

Send a self-addressed stamped envelope and include all copies of your bill when requesting a receipt. The address is City Treasurer's Office, 449 West Main Street, Monongahela, PA  15063.

The Per Capita Tax rate is $10.00 (ten dollars).  If you own your own home, the Per Capita Tax is added onto your real estate tax bill.  If you rent, or reside with someone in Monongahela, you will be sent a Per Capita Tax bill.

The Real Estate Tax rate for 2016 is 25 mils.  The penalty is 10%.  All Real Estate Tax bills not paid by December 31st will result in a lien being placed upon the property within the Washington County Tax Claim Bureau.  You must contact them to make arrangements to pay any unpaid Real Estate Tax bills.

You must contact the City's Assessor's Office to have a name changed, added, or removed from your tax bill.

Real Estate Tax Rebate forms are available in our office or by visiting this site:
http://www.revenue.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/property_tax_rent_rebate_program/11410/sign-up_to_receive_a_form/581708



Your name must be on the deed and tax bill to receive this rebate!

Ringgold School District - 2016 (Rates below are for 2015)

Tax bills are sent out in August.  They may be paid at the 2% discount rate from August 15th through October 15th.  They  may be paid at the face rate from October 16th through December 15th.  The 5% penalty rate is due from December 16th through December 31st.

A credit card transaction fee of 2.45% with a minimum of $1.50 will be added to each tax payment using a Visa, MasterCard, or Discover Card.

The Per Capita Tax rate is $10.00 (ten dollars).    If you own your own home, the per capita tax is added onto your real estate tax bill.  If you rent or reside with someone in Monongahela, you will be sent a Per Capita Tax bill.

The Real Estate Tax rate is 23 mils.  The Homestead Exemption Discount is $162.00.(These are the 2015 rates - 2016 has not been issued yet)

The installment option is  available to everyone.  Installment due dates are:  First payment - September 15th.  Second payment - October 31st.  Third payment - December 15th.

All Real Estate Tax bills not paid by December 31st will result in a lien being placed upon the property, and you must contact the Portnoff Law Office to make arrangements to pay any unpaid Real Estate Tax bills.

You must contact the County's Assessments Office to have a name changed, added, or removed from your tax bill.

Real Estate Tax Rebate forms are available in our office, or by visiting this site:


http://www.co.washington.pa.us/DocumentCenter/View/460


Your name must be on the deed and tax bill to receive the rebate.

Homestead Exemption:
To receive the Homestead Exemption, you must own and live in the house for which you are applying for the exemption.

Homestead Exemption applications are available at the Washington County Assessments Office, or by visiting this site:


http://washcounty.info/downloads/147.pdf
http://washcounty.info/downloads/147.pdf


To calculate your tax:

The formula used to calculate your tax amount is

Assessed value X millage rate / 1000 = tax amount due

There is $1 of tax per $1,000 of assessment
 
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