Per Capita Tax Reminder 2023

Tax Collector

Dauphin County Treasurer's Office collects County Real Estate Taxes.  Residents should include a self-addressed stamped envelope to obtain a receipt.  Payments are also accepted online at

Janis Creason

Dauphin County Treasurer

101 Market Street, Room 105

Harrisburg, PA 17101

(717) 780-6550 



Personal & School Real Estate Tax Notices:  

Contact:  Sheri Bell

Lower Dauphin School Administration Office

 291 E Main St, Hummelstown, PA 17036



Tax Billing Dates:

  • County real estate tax is billed Feb 1.
  • School real estate, occupation, and per capita taxes are billed Jul 1.

The Occupation Tax Exemption Form for those making less than $6,000 may be found at the Lower Dauphin School District Tax Office web page.  Many residents pay their real estate taxes in escrow with their mortgage. The twice a year billing may confuse mortgage companies use to only once a year billing.

Earned Income Tax and Delinquent Per Capita Tax Collection

A separate appointed Tax Collection Bureau collects Local Earned Income Taxes which is split between the school district and municipality. Earned income generally includes wages, salary and bonus, but not interest, capital gains, and dividends for tax year 2012 and later.

Keystone Collections Group
Phone: 724.978.0300
546 Wendel Road | Irwin PA 15642
Earned Income Tax due April 15