OVERVIEW OF LIFE IN WYOMISSING

Interested in the economic details of Wyomissing?

Check out the infographics below provided to us by the Greater Reading Economic Partnership and visit their website at: http://www.greaterreading.org/.

General Infographic for Wyomissing

Wyomissing Labor Force

Wyomissing Consumer Spending

Wyomissing Housing

2019 TAX SEASON SITTING SCHEDULE

March 5th – April 18th – Tuesdays & Thursdays – 09:30 AM – 1:00 PM;
April 22nd-25th, 29th & 30th – 09:30 AM – 1:00 PM
May 1st – June 30th – Tuesdays & Thursdays – 09:30 AM – Noon
July 1st – December 31st – Wednesdays – 10:00 AM – Noon

Office is located in the Borough Hall, 22 Reading Boulevard. The Wyomissing Borough Tax Collector is responsible for collecting Borough and County Real Estate Taxes for the entire Borough. Borough and County real estate taxes are mailed March 1st.  The discount period ends April 30th, and the flat period ends June 30th.  The penalty period is from July 1st to December 31st, and by mid-January all delinquent bills are turned over to the Berks County Tax Claim Bureau.

The tax collector is Betsy A. Heckman.  She may be contacted by phone at 610-376-7481, extension #103, or by email at taxcollector@wyomissingboro.org.

TAX RATES FOR 2019

Wyomissing Borough Tax Rates:

  • Real Estate Tax – 3.50 mills
  • Road Tax – 0.4 mills
  • Local Services Tax – $52.00 (Payable to Berks County Earned Income Tax Bureau)

Berks County Real Estate Taxes – 7.6570 mills
(Note: this rate is established by the Berks County Commissioners. The Borough has no control over this rate.)

School District Real Estate Taxes
(Note: these rates are established by the respective school boards. The Borough has no control over these rates.)

There are 2 separate school districts that serve the Borough of Wyomissing – the Wyomissing School District and the Wilson School District.  Information on the schools and school taxes can be obtained on their webpages.