NOTE: Service fees charged to you for online payments:
- Credit Card 2.5% of transaction amount, minimum $2.00 (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover)
- Debit Card: $3.95/transaction, flat fee (Visa/MasterCard)
- Electronic Check: $2.00 fee for transaction up to $10,000.00, $10.00 fee for transaction above $10,000.00
A $20.00 fee will be charged for any returned electronic check transaction.
DMV CLEARANCE: Are you renewing your registration? Or registering a new vehicle/vessel? DMV Clearance for online payments is NOT immediate. Delinquent motor vehicle and supplemental motor vehicle tax bills paid by credit/debit card will take 2-3 business days for clearance with DMV. Electronic checks will take 10 business days for clearance with DMV.
For immediate clearance, please pay your balance in full by cash, certified bank check or money order at the Tax Collector's Office.
If a bill is BLOCKED online, please call the office at 203-783-3217 for more information. A common reason is that back taxes may also be owed.