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Schedule an in-person payment: As part of the progressive reopening of the City, we recommend that taxpayers make an appointment to pay a bill in person. This service is only available at the Municipal Services Building. Our Northeast Philadelphia office is now open for payments only. Our North Philadelphia office remains closed.
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Department of Revenue

Municipal Services Building
1401 John F. Kennedy Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Tax information

Hours:
Monday — Friday,
8:00 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.
Note: Phones are open until 5:30 p.m. Get email updates

Media inquiries

Tax & Water Revenue payment centers

Center City

Municipal Services Building, Public Services Concourse
1401 John F. Kennedy Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Hours:
Monday — Friday,
8:30 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.
Note: This center accepts cash payments.

North Philadelphia (currently closed)

Hope Plaza
N. 22nd & W. Somerset St.
Philadelphia, PA 19132
Hours:
Monday — Friday,
8:30 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.

Northeast Philadelphia

Northeast Municipal Services Center
7522 Castor Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19152
Hours:
Monday — Friday,
8:30 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.

Property tax information

Real Estate Tax payments

Department of Revenue
P.O. Box 8409
Philadelphia, PA 19101-8409

Real Estate Tax information

Hours:
Monday — Friday,
8:00 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.
Note: Phones are open until 5:30 p.m.

Real estate assessment appeals

Board of Revision of Taxes
601 Walnut St., Suite 325 East
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Fax: (215) 686-4336

Water bill information

Payments

Water Revenue Bureau
P.O. Box 41496
Philadelphia, PA 19101-1496

Customer service

Hours:
Monday — Friday,
8:30 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.

Water meter problems

Philadelphia Water Department (PWD)

24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Tax interest & penalty waiver information

Tax Review Board

Land Title Building
100 South Broad St., Suite 400
Philadelphia, PA 19110-1099

Report tax fraud

Online form

Tax clearance certificates

Tax clearance information

Refund petitions

Send general refund petition form to:

City of Philadelphia, Dept. of Revenue
P.O. Box 53360
Philadelphia, PA 19105

Note: Starting in 2022, Wage Tax payments and refund petitions must be submitted electronically through the Philadelphia Tax Center. To learn more, see the tax center guide.

Refund information

(215) 686-6575
(215) 686-6578

Electronic tax services

Online portal

You can file and pay most business taxes on the the Philadelphia Tax Center.
Note: Starting October 3, 2022, you will be able to file and pay all City taxes using the Philadelphia Tax Center. Revenue will begin to decommission our eFile/ePay website starting on that date, and it may be unavailable for paying and/or filing.

Customer service

Resolutions of judgments & liens

Business tax settlements unit

Water settlements unit

Legal issues or disputes

Property tax

Other tax

Water debt issues


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