Tax Office

The Tax Office of the City of Wilkes-Barre is responsible for the distribution and collection of property taxes, fees, and tickets.

Taxes may be paid in the Tax Office on the first floor of City Hall, 40 East Market Street, from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday.


Accepted Forms of Payment

Wilkes-Barre City Property Tax

Cash, Check, Money Order

Parking Tickets

Cash, Check, Money Order, or online

Quality of Life Tickets

Check, Money Order

Wilkes-Barre City Recycling Fees

Check, Money Order or online

Wilkes-Barre City Sewer Maintenance Fee

Check, Money Order or online

Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority Fees

Check, Money Order or online

The Tax Office does not currently accept credit or debit cards.
Checks are to be made payable to The City of Wilkes-Barre.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Jeanne Dessoye Deputy Finance Officer 570.208.4178
Jo Ann Kittrick Property Tax Coordinator 570.208.4175
Nancy Amesbury Tax Office Clerk 570.208.4192
Mary Anne Spellman Parking Enforcement Clerk 570.208.4193