Filing for the 2016 tax year is now available.

Tax Returns are due by April 18, 2017

**New Feature – you can now upload an electronic copy of your local earned income tax return with no data entry!

Upload Image(s) is an alternative online filing method that allows you to skip entering all the details of your local tax return. This option is intended for use by tax preparers or individuals who have used tax preparation software to create an electronic copy of their local tax return in a supported file format.  Individuals can also use this option to save a stamp if they have a paper copy of their completed local tax return.  Simply scan your return and all supporting forms and schedules to an accepted format and upload the file(s) after answering a few basic questions.

The preferred file format is .PDF.  Other accepted formats include: .BMP, .GIF, .JPG, .JPEG, .PNG, .TIF, .TIFF

Electronic Services

berk-e is our suite of industry leading electronic tax filing, payment, and management services. It is an easy, safe and secure method of electronically filing and paying your taxes directly on our website.

Please note, if you are a Microsoft windows XP user, due to the fact that Microsoft is no longer supporting this version, the information you enter may not be secure.  We recommend you use an alternate version of windows. 

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Online Payments

If you have received a Delinquent Notice (HAB-DLT), EIT Correspondence (HAB) or a Real Estate Tax Bill (HAB-RET or HAB-MISC) asking you to remit payment, you can pay online. You can select from the following fast, easy & secure options.

Pay online using a checking or savings account (ACH) FREE of charge or make a credit or debit card payment (fees apply). To learn more, click the appropriate link below.

Deliquent Notice (HAB-DLT)?
Earned Income Balance Due Notice (HAB)?
Real Estate Tax Bill (HAB-MISC or HAB-RET)?

Act 32 Information

Act 32 is effective in Pennsylvania as of January 1, 2012. To learn more about this important change to the Pennsylvania tax system, click here.


Learn more about Act 32 from the PA Department of Community and Economic Development

Complete your Downloadable Residency Certification Form (pdf)

See the list of Tax Collection Districts serviced by Berkheimer (as of 1/1/2014)