Real Estate Tax Rates are set by Schwenksville Borough, Montgomery County and Perkiomen Valley School District annually.

The Tax Collector is NOT responsible for any tax increases or decreases set by these Taxing Districts. The Tax Collector is NOT authorized to change Due Dates and/or Discount/Penalty Rates. 

Borough / County Tax Dates

2% Discount by:                                   April 30th
Face by:                                                June 30th
10% Penalty after:                               June 30th

Bills are mailed to address on file with Montgomery County by March 1.

Perkiomen Valley School District Tax Dates
2% Discount by:                                    August 31st
Face by:                                                 October 31st
10% Penalty after:                                October 31st

Installment #1 at Face                         August 15th (last day to enroll in Installment Plan)

Installment #2                                      October 15th

Installment #3                                      December 15th
Bills are mailed to address on file with Montgomery County by approximately July 1, pending State Budget Approval and PVSD Budget Approval.

DELINQUENT TAXES

All bills not paid by December 31 of the Tax Year will be forwarded to the collection agencies listed below. Tax payments cannot be accepted after December 31 and On-line payments will be disabled on December 15.  Any payments received and postmarked after December 31 will be returned.

You must contact these agencies in order to pay delinquent tax bills:

Borough & County are collected by Tax Claim - (610) 278-1216
Perkiomen Valley School District by Portnoff - (866) 211-9466

 

Rates for 2022 are as follows:

Schwenksville Borough - Fiscal year January 1 through December 31
General Fund Operations                         6.94 mil
Fire Tax                                                      0.360 mil
Library Tax                                                0.100 mil

Total Tax Rate                                           7.4 mil

Montgomery County - Fiscal year January 1 through December 31
Montgomery County                                 3.923 mil
MC Community College                            0.39 mil

Total Tax Rate                                            4.313 mil

Perkiomen Valley School District - Fiscal year July 1 through June 30
Total Tax Rate                                            34.51 mil 

Total Real Estate Tax Liability for a property in Schwenksville Borough equals 7.4+4.022+34.51 or 45.932 mil.

 

To calculate your Tax Bill to Schwenksville Borough multiply your assessed property value as determined by Montgomery County Board of Assessment by the total Borough Tax Rate of 6.4 mil and divide by 1,000. For example: 2017 median home value of $217,294 x 6.4 mil / 1,000 = $1,390.68 paid to the Borough. To calculate your total tax liability multiply your assessed value by the total tax rate of 43.47 and divide by 1,000.

 

Prior Year Tax Rates
 

Year

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

Schwenksville

Borough

Jan 1 to Dec 31

7.4 mil

7.4 mil

6.4 mil

6.4 mil

6.4 mil

6.4 mil

5.4 mil

4.9 mil

4.4 mil

4.4 mil

4.4 mil

Montgomery

County

Jan 1 to Dec 31

4.313 mil

4.022 mil

3.84 mil

3.84 mil

Perkiomen Valley

School District

July 1 to June 30

34.85 mil (21/22)

34.51 mil (20/21)

33.72 mil (19/20)

33.23 mil (18/19)

32.35 mil (17/18)

31.60 mil (16/17)

30.87 mil (15/16)

30.51 mil (14/15)

29.76 mil (13/14)

29.24 mil (12/13)

28.59 mil (11/12)