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|Delinquent Real Estate Tax Information|
responsibilities of the Department:
All requests for Credits on refuse bills due to vacancies must include the property address, refuse account number and dates the vacancy begins and ends and should be submitted to the City Treasury, 340 N. Washington Ave., Scranton, PA, 18503. Credits are granted if a unit is vacant for at least three months through the entire year. A credit is given if a notarized letter, containing the above information, is received with a copy of a utility bill showing minimal service to the property. This letter must be received every year that the credit is requested.
If there are questions regarding your refuse bill, please call the telephone number on the bill (570) 348-4120, however, due to the volume of calls to this line, if you do not receive a call back within 24 hours, please try again or call the main City Treasury line
If a property is sold throughout the year it is vital that the City is notified at the time of the closing of the new owner and a mailing address for same, otherwise the refuse bill will continue to be sent to the prior owner.
Parking tokens can be purchased in the City Treasurer’s Office to be used in the parking meters.