General Tax Information
* Mortgage Companies Looking to Sign up with GovTech Tax Collection and Escrow System, please click on the link below.Tax bills are anticipated to be mailed by December 12th, 2016.
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Tax Information Line to Call with Questions Regarding Tax Bill: (262) 787-3513
** (This phone line is available December through February) **
Due Date:Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Special Holiday Hours: Friday, December 30th, 2016: 8:00 a.m. to Noon
Weekends **This includes Saturday, December 31st, 2016**
Friday, December 23rd, 2016
Monday, December 26th, 2016
Monday, January 2nd, 2017
Please Note:Friday, December 30th, 2016 City Hall is closed; however, the Treasurer's Office will have special holiday hours from 8:00 a.m. to Noon. This is the last day of collections for payments to be marked received and posted for 2016. Payments placed in the drop box after close of business on December 30th will be processed as a 2017 payment.
Locations to Make Payments and Payment Options
Online payments are available only for real estate tax bills, using credit card or electronic check.
Credit card transactions are subject to a 2.39% fee, with a $1.50 minimum transaction fee. Electronic check transactions are $1.50 per eCheck, $10 for transactions $10,000 or greater. Click on the link and follow the onscreen instructions.
By MailPlease use the envelope provided and enclose the remittance portion and your check. Mail payments are encouraged and should be mailed early. Please note that the West Allis PO Box on the return envelope is correct, because it tis the location of our bank's processing center.
City "Drop Box"
A night depository “Drop Box” is located across from the main “clock tower” entrance on the north side of City Hall.
Payments can be made in person at the Treasurer’s Office by Cash or Check in City Hall or at the Brookfield Tri-City Bank branches.
You can print your own receipt by clicking on the Tax Bill Information link and follow the onscreen instructions. If you would like a receipt returned to you, please enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
Any Real Estate Tax payments received by mail after January 31st, 2017 will be forwarded to the Waukesha County Treasurer’s Office for processing.
Personal Property Taxes
Personal Property Taxes are not available online. Payments must be mailed with a check, or paid in-person with cash or check at the Treasurer's Office.
The following is the insert that was sent with the tax bills with more detailed information:
Questions regarding your property tax bill, please call the City of Brookfield Tax Information Line at (262) 787-3513 or via Email.