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.

LCTCB will honor the extended IRS and PA 2020 Individual Filing and Final Payment deadline of May 17, 2021. Also consistent with the moves of the IRS and PA, the 2021 Q1 Individual Estimated Payment deadline will remain April 15, 2021.

Our lobby is currently CLOSED due to the pandemic, please continue to call or email us for service and appointments may be available for extraordinary circumstances.

We encourage you to continue filing online and reaching out through our Emails and Phones, local forms and a lockbox are available outside our front door for drop off’s.


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Individual Online filing is available at 

Employer Online filing is available at

Online Payments for Individual Earned Income Tax Estimated Payments, Final Return Extensions, Individual Local Services Tax Payments, and Real Estate Tax Payments are available at

Individual Credit Card Payments are available at

LCTCB collects real estate taxes for Conestoga Valley, Eastern Lancaster County, Pequea Valley, and Columbia Borough School Districts. Please see the “Real Estate” tab for more info.

Important Notice To Residents of Lancaster County and Octorara Area SD