Town Collector's Office

Town Collector
(413) 477-6710 phone
(413) 477-6703 fax
Office Hours
9 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday - Thursday 9 AM - 4:30 PM

Responsible for the collection of real estate taxes, personal property taxes, motor vehicle excise taxes, Hardwick Center Water Fees, Sewer Fees.

Checks should be made payable to Town of Hardwick only.

Please contact Collector for updated balance information before mailing late payments.

Effective 9/2022 the Board of Selectmen have approved the following fee increases:
Demand/Late Fees: $30
Certificate of Municipal Lien: $50.00
Returned/NSF Check: $35.00

Credit card and debit card payments can be made on-line through Unipay (click here). Additional charges may apply for credit card payments. Payments through this system will be accepted until midnight on the due date without incurring additional charges.

Credit Card Payments now accepted in the Collector’s Office!

Taxpayers now have the option to pay all Town of Hardwick tax bills (current only) including Real Estate Tax Bills, Personal Property Tax Bills, Motor Vehicle Excise Bills, Hardwick Center Water Bills and Sewer Fee Bills using American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa credit cards.

Visa Debit card holders will be charged a flat fee of $3.95 per transaction. Your credit card service provider charges a fee on a per transaction basis based on the amount charged as follows:

Transaction Amount Fee Amount
$1.00 - $99.99 $2.50 
$100.00 – $199.99  $5.00
$200.00 – $399.00 $10.00
$400.00 – $699.99  $17.50
$700.00 – $1,099.99 $27.50
$1,100.00 – $1,599.99  $40.00
$1,600.00 – $2,299.99  $57.50
$2,300.00 – $3,099.99 $77.50
$3,100.00 – $3,999.99 $100.00
$4,000.00 – $4,999.99 $125.00

To request a Municipal Lien Certificate (MLC), please provide the following information as well as payment in the amount of $50.00 per parcel:

*Name and Address of Current Owner
*Assessor’s Map and Lot Number                              
*Self-addressed stamped envelope

Please contact the Assessor’s Office at 413-477-6709 to apply for a Personal Property Tax, Real Estate Tax or Motor Vehicle Excise Tax Abatement.

Click here for an Application for Abatement of Personal Property Tax, Real Estate Tax, and Motor Vehicle Excise.

Click here for a Sewer Abatement Form.

General By-Law for Suspension/Revocation of Local Licenses or Permits for Non-Payment of Taxes.

Click here to pay now!

Last updated 09/2022