Township of Easttown, PA
Chester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Easttown as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 12-4-1979 by Ord. No. 156; amended in its entirety at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I)]

§ 409-1 Discount for timely payment; penalty for late payment.

It is hereby enacted and ordained, pursuant to the provisions of the Act of May 25, 1945, P.L. 1050, as amended,[1] that from and after January 1, 1980, all taxpayers subject to payment of taxes levied and assessed by the Supervisors of Easttown Township shall be entitled to a discount of 2% from the amount of any such tax or taxes upon the payment of the whole amount thereof within two months of the date of such tax notice, and all taxpayers who shall fail to make payment of any such taxes charged against them for four months after the date of the tax notice shall be charged a penalty of 10%, which penalty shall be added by the Tax Collector and collected by him.
Editor's Note: See 72 P.S. § 5511.1 et seq.
[Adopted 12-17-2001 by Ord. No. 335-01; amended in its entirety at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I)]

§ 409-2 Appointment; powers and duties.

In accordance with Act 104 of 2000, the Chester County Tax Claim Bureau is hereby appointed the Easttown Township Delinquent Tax Collector. Said appointment provides for the collection of delinquent taxes in accordance with and provides for the same powers, rights, privileges, duties and obligations as are set forth in Section 686 of the Act of March 10, 1949 (P.L. 30, No. 14), known as the "Public School Code of 1949," as amended.[1]
Editor's Note: See 24 P.S. § 6-686.