Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Village municipal services may have changed. To view the most current updates, please visit the COVID-19 Information page for the Town and Village.
FY20 Tax Rates
Taxes are payable in two installments on Sept. 15 and March 15.
|Village of Essex Junction General Fund||0.3206|
|Village Economic Development||0.0100|
|Town of Essex General Fund||0.5067|
|Town of Essex Capital Fund||0.0200|
|Total Municipal Rate||0.8592|
|State Homestead Education Rate||1.5385|
|State Non-Residential Education Rate||1.6930|
|Total - HOMESTEAD||2.3977|
|Total - NON-RESIDENTIAL||2.5522|
FY21 Water Rate: Fixed charge of $114.39 per year plus usage of $0.0198 per cubic foot
FY21 Sewer Rate: Fixed charge of $113.95 per year plus usage of $0.01076 per cubic foot
FY21 Sanitation Rate: Fixed charge of $102.63 per year plus usage of $0.006 per cubic foot
FY21 Large User Water Rate: $0.085 per 1,000 gallons
FY21 Wastewater Treatment Wholesale Rate: $3.205 per 1,000 gallons
Effective July 1, 2020 a $35 flat fee will be applied to all interim bill requests. This includes interim bill requests for the sale of property or for a change of tenant in rental properties.
Currently Water, Sewer, and Sanitation fixed charges are billed quarterly, usage is billed semi-annually. More information will be distributed in the fall of 2020 about moving to triannual (three times per year) billing of both fixed charges and usage charges.
Sign up for free automatic water/sewer payment program. To have payments automatically paid from your bank account on the due dates, please stop by 81 Main Street and fill out this form.