TAX RATES 2018
NO RATE CHANGES FROM LAST YEAR

TAX RATE DUE DATE COLLECTOR
Earned Income Tax (Resident) 3.60% April 15

Berks Earned Income Tax Bureau
920 Van Reed Road
Wyomissing, PA 19610
(610) 372-8439
www.berkseit.com

Earned Income Tax (Non Resident)

Individuals who work in the City of Reading but are not City residents

1.30% April 15 Berks Earned Income Tax Bureau
920 Van Reed Road
Wyomissing, PA 19610
(610) 372-8439
www.berkseit.com
Local Services Tax $52.00/Yr

January 31 - 4th Qtr

April 30 - 1st Qtr

July 31 - 2nd Qtr

October 31- 3rd Qtr

Keystone Collections Group - 2017
PO BOX 489
Irwin, PA 15642
(888) 328-0558

City Real Estate Tax

17.689 Mills
17.289 General Fund
.20 Shade Tree
.20 Library

Discount April 30

Face June 30

Penalty July 1

Treasurer
County of Berks
633 Court St, 2nd Fl
Reading , PA 19601
(610) 478-6640

Business Privilege License $55.00 City ofReading
Citizen's Service Center
815 Washington St
Reading, PA 19601
1-877-727-3234
csc@readingpa.gov
Business Privilege Tax

$55.00
Service2.25 Mills
Commission 2.25 Mills
Rental 2.25 Mills
Retail 1.5 Mills
Wholesale 1.0 Mills

Discount April 15

Face June 15

Penalty June 16

Keystone Collections Group
Po Box 489
Irwin, PA15642
(724)978-2866 Spanish
(888) 328-0561
City ofReading - 2016 & Prior Years
Per Capita

Prior to 2014 $15.00/YR
2014 to Present $30.00/Yr
$20.00 City of Reading
$10.00 Reading School District

Discount August 31

Face October 31

Penalty November 1

City of Reading - 2016 & Prior Years
Citizen's Service Center
815 Washington St
Reading , PA 19601
1-877-727-3234
csc@readingpa.gov
Keystone Collections Group - 2017, 2018

Realty Transfer Tax

(Realty Transfer Tax is imposed on the value of real estate transferred by deed, instrument, long-term lease or other writing.There are exemptions.Contact the Berks County Recorder of Deeds for a list of exemptions.)

1/15/2006 to Present
5.0%

(City Share 3.50%
State Share 1.00%
School Share 0.50%)
At the Time of Transfer
Berks County Recorder of Deeds
Berks County Services Center, Third Floor
633 Court St.
Reading PA 19601