Tax Information

Important School Tax Information

The Tax Bill for 2020 will be mailed to property owners on or about July 1. If you do not receive your tax bill please contact the School District Tax office (610) 853-5916. Thank you. 

VIEW A SAMPLE BILL HERE

If taxes are escrowed with a bank or mortgage company please forward the entire bill to them for prompt payment.  If you have received a school real estate tax bill for a property that you no longer own, please return the entire bill to the School District of Haverford Township with the name and address of the new owner.

UPDATE: 09/25/20

Resolution Revising School Tax Deadlines:

At the August 25th School Board Meeting, the board passed a resolution revising the school tax deadlines for 2020. The complete resolution can be found here.

Noted below are the changes:

1. The Board hereby waives the 10% penalty on real estate taxes that are not paid within four (4) months of the date of the tax notice with respect to taxes paid in full by December 15, 2020.

2. Any taxes that have not been paid in full by December 15, 2020, shall be subject to a penalty of 10%.

3. This extension shall apply only to real property taxes levied in support of the District schools for the 2020-2021 school year and shall not apply to taxes levied in prior or succeeding years.

4. No aspect of this resolution shall apply to any taxes due to the District beyond those real property taxes levied by the Board in support of the District schools for the 2020-2021 school year, nor shall it apply to any payment deadlines, discounts, or penalties imposed pursuant to 72 P.S. §5511.5a related to interim assessments.


Due to COVID-19 restrictions please mail your payment to the PO box listed on the bill or make your payment at the TD Bank, Havertown Branch. 

PO Box 95000-3985
Philadelphia, PA 19195-0001

Payments for School District Real Estate Taxes will be accepted at the TD Bank, Havertown Branch. Please check with TD bank about appointments if you must enter the bank. 
 
120 W. Eagle Road, Havertown, PA 19083 
Monday - Wednesday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday - Friday 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

 

If you need an appointment with the School Tax office, please contact School District Tax office (610) 853-5916. ​​​​​​
 
The School Tax Office Hours of Operation: 
Monday through Friday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. No one will be allowed to enter without a mask.
 
Below you will find listed the due dates for the 2020-21 School District of Haverford Township Real Estate Tax. 
*NOTE: The School District cannot accept cash or credit cards. Checks only.

 

Full Tax Payments:
2% Discount Amount   DUE BY AUGUST 31, 2020
Flat Amount                   DUE BY OCTOBER 31, 2020
10% Penalty Amount    AFTER NOVEMBER 1, 2020
 
Haverford Township allows payments to be made in installments. If you choose this method, the first installment MUST be paid on or before August 31, 2020. 
 
If the first payment is not received by August 31, 2020 the installment plan cannot be used and only the full payment is acceptable. The first installment will not be accepted late. 
 
If the 2nd and 3rd installments are received late, the installment with a penalty added will be due. Listed below are the three installment due dates.
 
 Payment
 Due Date
 Installment #1 
August 31, 2020
 Installment #2 
October 31, 2020
 Installment #3  
November 30, 2020
 
In fairness to all taxpayers of Haverford Township, the above dates will be adhered to and no exceptions can be made. Payments received with a postmark after the due date will be returned to the taxpayer, and the higher amount will then be due.
 
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE SCHOOL DISTRICT IS NOT PERMITTED TO ACCEPT PAYMENTS ON THIS BILL AFTER DECEMBER 31, 2020. ALL UNPAID TAXES INCLUDING UNPAID INSTALLMENTS WILL BE SENT TO THE DELAWARE COUNTY TAX CLAIM BUREAU AND WILL BE SUBJECT TO PENALTY, INTEREST, AND FEES.
 
If you would like a receipt returned, please send the entire copy of the bill and a self-addressed stamped envelope with your payment. If you have any questions, please contact the School District Tax office (610) 853-5916. Thank you.
 
Please read our School Tax FAQ for more information.

Tax Clerk
Vera Shearman
50 East Eagle Road
Havertown PA 19083
610-853-5916
vshearman@haverfordsd.net 

9:00AM - 4:00PM