Tax Collector

Local Tax Due Dates
PLEASE NOTE: The tax office will be closed on Monday 11/21/2022 – Wednesday 11/23/2022, and again on Monday 11/28/2022. During this time payments can be mailed in to Tax Collectors Office 338 Main St, Winsted, CT 06098 OR made using the online portal.

YEAR END TAX INFORMATION - To obtain tax payment history for IRS reporting purposes, including payments made from January 1 through December 31, 2021, please click here. 

TO MAKE AN ONLINE PAYMENT - To make a tax payment on our online tax payment system, please pay online by clicking this link, and follow the instructions. Payment made via a credit card will be assessed a convenience fee by the credit card company.

IF YOU NEED DMV CLEARANCE – If you require a DMV release, please be advised that online payments will not be released at DMV for 5-7 business days.  If you need to be released at DMV sooner, payment should be made directly in the Tax Office by cash, money order, or cashier’s check.

MOVED OR NO LONGER OWN A VEHICLE? - Please call the Assessor to inquire about an adjustment on your bill at (860) 379-5461.

ACCOUNT STATUS – Account information can be obtained by utilizing this ONLINE TAX PAYMENT/TAX BILL INQUIRY LINK.   Any tax information that is requested to be researched by the tax office must be requested in writing (assttaxcollector@townofwinchester.org).  We do not provide this information over the phone.  If you are an attorney’s office looking for closing information, please contact the Water/Sewer department to schedule a final meter reading at (860) 379-4070 – PLEASE DO NOT TAKE AN AVERAGE FROM PREVIOUS BILLING PERIODS.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Ashley Kelsey Assistant Tax Collector (860) 379-4474 ext. 315
Email Addresses