Homeowners, property owners, and landlords: learn all about the real estate tax.
This tax is levied any time real estate is sold or transferred in
Philadelphia, including the sale or transfer of an in interest in a business that owns real estate.
This tax must be filed and paid by individuals who are paid by a W-2 and whose employers do not withhold the City’s wage tax.
The School District of Philadelphia imposes a tax on various classes of unearned income, which are not subject to Philadelphia Business Privilege Tax, or Wage Tax.