Tax Information

Earned Income Tax

Local Tax Return is Due Tuesday, April 18

It’s that time of year again. The 2016 local earned income tax return filing deadline is approaching. The due date is extended to Tuesday, April 18 this year.

Did you know the quickest way to get your refund is to file online? If you live and work in Pennsylvania, you can e-file on our tax administrator’s secure website, which is available 24/7 at

Keystone Collections Group’s e-file is the easy, fast and secure way to file your 2016 tax return. It lets you file your tax return when it is most convenient for you. You will need your W-2, your Social Security Number and any other income documents that may apply (such as a PA-UE or a Schedule C).

Keystone redesigned e-file to make it even faster and more user-friendly.If you have questions regarding local tax filing, visit Keystone’s Frequently Asked Questions or call Keystone’s Taxpayer Helpline at 1-888-328-0565 to speak with a local, knowledgeable Taxpayer Service Agent. You can also email your questions 24/7 to Taxpayer Support. Taxpayer Service Agents try to respond to all online inquiries within three business days.

Taxpayers with earned income in 2016 are required to file a Final Tax Return by Tuesday, April 18.
The Earned Income Tax is allocated to both the Quakertown Community School District (QCSD) and Richlandtown Borough. The current rate for the School District is 1.0% of reportable income. The current rate for the Borough is 0.5% of reportable income.

Property Tax (County & Local)

The Richlandtown Borough Tax Collector collects property taxes levied on all individuals that own any property within the Borough limits for both the Bucks County and Richlandtown Borough jurisdictions.

The 2017 tax rate for Bucks County is 23.2 mills.
The 2017 tax rate for Richlandtown Borough is 5 mills.
Please note: Tax millage rates are subject to change.

For office hours, office location and other information, please contact your Richlandtown Borough Tax Collector Erin Scheetz at (215) 802-8764, or by email.

Please mail all tax bills and correspondence regarding property taxes to:
P.O. Box 537,
Richlandtown, PA 18955.