To avoid long lines, the most convenient and efficient way to pay is by check sent via the USPS. Mail to Tax Collector, City of Bristol, PO Box 1040, Bristol, CT 06011-1040. Bristol Tax Office has moved back to City Hall located at, 111 North Main St, Bristol. Hours are Monday thru Thursday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm and Fridays 8:00 am to 1:30 pm.
You can also pay at any M & T Bank Branch at no charge, please have your tax bill and payment of cash or check available. From July 1, 2023 through August 1, 2023 and from January 1, 2024 through February 1, 2024 you may pay only Current bills at a M & T Bank branch; branch does not need to be in Bristol. There is no fee for this service. Please have your Current tax bill coupon along with payment in the form of cash or check.
Taxpayers can also pay by credit card (MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express) or by ACH online from home at www.bristolct.gov. There is an additional fee of 2.95% if paying by credit/debit card; $1.50 ACH (check). Other options include Venmo, Apple Pay, Google Pay and PayPal (fees apply). Our office does accept cash payment. We do have restrictions of what we will accept for payment if your tax bill is delinquent six months or older (cash or certified funds).
When making payment please include all applicable bill stubs with your payment. This will ensure timely processing of your payment. Thank you.