Tax Claims Bureau

For the convenience of Tax Claims Bureau visitors, you can schedule an appointment online, or by calling our office at 717.240.6367.

You will be required to sign in and answer questions regarding your exposure to COVID-19.

Masks are REQUIRED, along with social distancing.  We encourage you to bring your own writing tools.

Below is a list of phone numbers for the offices in this building.

  • Assessment 717-240-6350
  • Mapping 717-240-6528
  • Tax Claim 717-240-6366

Mission Statement

To serve the taxing authorities of Cumberland County by the collection and timely distribution of delinquent real estate taxes, which would enable them to use their tax revenue to the fullest.

This site is not for Earned Income Tax (EIT) & Local Service Tax (LST). Please contact: 

Cumberland County Tax Bureau 
21 Waterford Dr., Suite 201
Mechanicsburg, PA 17050


717.590.7997 phone
717.590.7998 fax 


During the Covid-19 Green Phase, the Cumberland County Tax Claim Bureau urges taxpayers to continue to pay their taxes by mail using money order, certified check, cashier’s check, attorney check or mortgage check.  No personal checks will be accepted after June 15, 2020.

For inquiries about tax balances or electronic payments, click the Delinquent Real Estate Tax Database and/or Payment Instruction links. 

If making inquiries by telephone please leave a detailed message and your call will be returned within 72 hours.

If “in-person” transactions are absolutely necessary, please call the Bureau at 717-240-6366 or 1-888-697-0371 ext. 6366 to make appointment.

Thank you for your patience during this time and please continue to stay safe.