Welcome to the LCTCB Web Site


The Lancaster County Tax Collection Bureau is an agency organized to simplify the reporting, administration, and collection of the Earned Income Tax (EIT) for all residents of its jurisdiction, which is comprised of all the school districts and municipalities in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania; the Octorara Area School District of Chester County, Pennsylvania and all municipalities therein.

We welcome you to our web site and trust you find the information enclosed helpful.

Important Notice To Residents of Lancaster County and Octorara Area SD


New Hours of Operation through December 31, 2016

Monday - Thursday 7am - 4pm, Closed Fridays.

Closed December 23 - 31, 2016


Online Payments for Individual Earned Income Tax Estimated Payments, Final Return Extensions, and Individual Local Services Tax Payments are available at http://www.localdirectpay.com

See The Individual Tab for Instructions.


Important Notice – See Rules & Regulations Tab

Our Earned Income and Net Profits Tax Regulations have been revised effective January 1, 2016.

Our Delinquent Tax Collection Fee Schedule has been revised effective January 1, 2016.  Certain fees have been revised and the format has been changed.

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