The Finance Department conducts all financial transactions related to cash collections, cash disbursements, employee benefits, and employee payroll in accordance with generally accepted accounting principals. Effective controls are maintained to safeguard Municipal assets.
Council adopted the 2021 budget on Nov. 17, 2020. Please view the ordinance that outlines the $36.3 million budget and sets the millage rate for the year.
Real Estate Taxes & Trash Fees
The Finance Department collects the current year Municipal and County Real Estate Taxes, trash collection and disposal fees.
2021 Real Estate Taxes
Tax bills for 2021 were mailed out in mid-February. The discount period to pay your real estate tax bill is April 15. The face value of the bill is due by June 15. A penalty will be incurred for payments made between June 16 and Dec. 31.
Payments can be made in person at the Finance Department, Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or by mail. Checks or money orders should be made payable to the “Municipality of Norristown.
As of Nov. 2020, payments may now be made online! Payment may be submitted at https://taxpayments.norristown.org/.. A 2.65% ($3.00 minimum) convenience fee charged to each transaction. This fee is retained by the card processing service.
Tax Certifications are available for a fee of $35.
Duplicate Bills or Receipts
Duplicate tax bills or receipts can also be obtained for a fee of $5.
View a collection of tax resources.
Please call 610-270-0431 or email Real Estate Tax Office for more information on tax certifications and duplicate tax bills or receipts.
- Ordinance 20-16 - 2021 Budget and Tax Rate Change - EXECUTED
- 2021 Consolidated fee schedule
- Consolidated Fee Schedule Jan 2020
- 2020 Budget Revised
- 2020 General Fund Budget.xlsx
- NRN Five-year Financial Plan (2019)
- 2019 Adopted Budget
- 2019 Budget Report
- 2018 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
- Resolution 18-165 - Fee Schedule
- Mobile Food Vendor License Application (PDF)
- Tax Certifiation Request Form