Tax Collection


The mission of the Tax Collector is to collect all Real Estate, Personal Property and Motor Vehicle tax revenue due to the City of Norwich in accordance with Connecticut State Statutes as well as provide taxpayers with information and assistance in a prompt and courteous manner. Tax bills are generated based on the mill rate set by the City Council in the adopted budget, and the Grand List (GL) provided from the assessor of all taxable property located in Norwich as of October 1 of each year.

This function is done by the Tax Collector, the Collector of Delinquent Taxes, and the Revenue Clerks.

Online Property Tax Information & Payments

Norwich property tax information is available by clicking on Tax Bill Inquiry. Taxes can be paid directly from that website. Payments are accepted from ACH, credit, or debit cards. Convenience fees apply.

Please see the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) regarding paying your tax bills online when you have delinquent motor vehicle taxes and need to register or re-register a vehicle. Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles. If any inquiry results in instructions to contact the Tax Collector’s office, please call us at (860) 823-3760.

As of June 1, 2018 the City of Norwich no longer utilizes Rossi Law Offices as its collection agency.  Until June 30, 2018 all outstanding motor vehicle taxes will be payable on our website or at our offices AT NO ADDITIONAL COST.  As of July 1, 2018 any and all older outstanding Motor Vehicle bills from at least the 2015 GL and prior will be placed with a new collection agency and additional fees will apply.