Real Estate Tax

The Scranton Single Tax Office will only collect the current year property taxes for Lackawanna County and Scranton School District. We also accept 2016 delinquent real estate tax for the City of Scranton.

2017 Millage rates are as follows:

County
County Tax 0.0536
Educational Tax 0.001000
Library Tax 0.002820
City
City Land Tax 0.232521
City Improvement Tax 0.050564
School Tax 0.123770
2015 City of Scranton Millage rates
City Land Tax 0.232521
City Improvement Tax 0.050564

Real estate taxes for the City of Scranton and Scranton School District can be paid in four installments. Coupons are provided at the bottom of your real estate bill. When paying installments, City of Scranton and Scranton School District deadlines are: First payment due by last working day of March; Second payment due by last working day of June; Third payment due by last working day of August; Fourth payment due by last working day of October.

Installments are not accepted for the Lackawanna County portion of your property tax bill. The Lackawanna County portion must be paid in full.