In the 18th century, fields were fenced to keep livestock out, not in, as most livestock was free-ranging.


Tax Collector

Molly Bauer
P.O. Box 249
Gilbertsville, PA 19525
Phone: 484-644-3123
FAX: 484-624-8043

Act 57 of 2022 allows taxpayers who fail to receive a tax notice during their first year of occupancy to apply for a waiver from penalties and additional costs from the tax collector. The state Department of Community and Economic Development is required to make a standard waiver form available.   Here is a copy of the form.  The Township passed a resolution confirming this during its meeting on November 3, 2022.

2024 Tax Collector Hours at the New Hanover Township Municipal Building will be:

9 AM – 11 AM:  3/16, 3/30, 4/6, 4/20, 4/27, 6/15 

6 PM – 8 PM:  3/19, 3/26, 4/10, 4/23, 4/24, 4/29, 4/30, 6/26, 12/30

Additional hours will be added later in the year.

You may also mail your payments for real estate and per capita taxes to Molly Bauer, P. O. Box 249, Gilbertsville, PA 19525.

In the event you are needing a tax certification, please mail  your request to Ms. Bauer with a processing fee of $30. If a receipt is needed, please also enclose a stamped, self addressed envelope with your request.

Credit cards and cash are not accepted.

How do I pay my taxes?

When is the last date taxes can be paid?

When are tax bills issued?

Can I pay school and per capita taxes with a single check?

If I pay by mail how can I get a receipt?

Is there a property tax rebate available through the state?