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County Tax Collection
Hazleton, Wilkes-Barre, Nanticoke, & Pittston
The Luzerne County Treasurer’s Office will collect the county taxes for Hazleton, Wilkes-Barre, Nanticoke and Pittston cities for 2015. Due to a 1/13/2015 vote of the Luzerne County Council, we are no longer collecting the municipal taxes for Nanticoke City. Separate bills will be issued in 2015.
Office hours are 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday.
Questions regarding the collection of taxes can be directed to our office at (570) 830-5129.
Click here to pay your property taxes
The 2015 issue date for the tax notices is February 2, 2015.
- Rebate period (two months) February 2nd to April 1st
- Face period (two months) April 2nd to June 1st
- Penalty period June 2nd to December 31st
We do accept postmark.
Property owners are responsible for forwarding all tax bills to their mortgage company if their taxes are escrowed.
Checks should be made payable to County of Luzerne. All incorrect checks will be sent back. No refunds will be issued.
Please enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope if you would like a receipt. No receipt will be sent without a SASE.
Tax certifications are ten dollars ($10.00) for each property and must include name, property location & Parcel Identification Number.
Please mail your request to:
Luzerne County Treasurer
200 North River Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18711
You may also fax your request to (570) 825-1893. A copy of the $10.00 check MUST accompany your faxed request.