Tax Collector

2024 Tax Sale/Public Auction Information

Welcome to the Tax Collector's office. We are happy to make this information easily accessible through our web site. Please feel free to contact us by phone or email with any questions.

Frequently asked questions about paying tax bill
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Tax Bill Information
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WHEN REQUESTING A MUNICIPAL LEIN CERTIFICATE:
THE FEE IS $25 PER PARCEL PLUS A POSTAGE-PAID ENVELOPE. SEE MLC REQUEST FORM    

The Town of West Warwick offers many options for payment of Real Estate, Sewer, Motor Vehicle, and Tangible Tax Bills:

•   In-Person payments:  Tax Collector’s Office - Lower level
                                                 West Warwick Town Hall
                                                 1170 Main Street
                                                 West Warwick, RI  02893
•   Drop off (check) payments - 2 Drop Boxes:
                                                • Silver Box-Town Hall rear entrance-on the building 
                                                • Green Mail Box-Town Hall rear parking lot exit

•   Mail-in payments & tax bill stubs to the Lockbox: 

    Make checks payable to:     West Warwick Tax Collector Town of West Warwick
                                                PO Box 981404
                                                Boston, MA 02298

If paying more than one tax bill, you can write the total amount of all bills on one check and remember to mail the tax bill stubs with your check. The lockbox does not accept Post Mark Date as payment date, send payment in early.

   Credit Card payments: Go to: https://tax.vgsi.com/etax/westwarwickri/EGov/Auth/Loginlog in using your account number and PIN number, found on your tax bill.

   ACH (Automated Debit Program):  Tax payments are withdrawn quarterly from your bank account. If interested in this program, click this ACH AUTHORIZATION FORM within.  Print form and complete, attach a voided check or letter from your bank confirming your savings account number and routing number.         

Mail or drop off documents to:   WW Tax Collector
                                                   Att: Rosemarie Silva
                                                  1170 Mail Street
                                                  West Warwick, RI  02893

 

The town allows the following grace period:

1st payment due:  July 15th - grace period until July 31st

2nd payment due:  October 15th - grace period until October 31st

3rd payment due:  January 15th - grace period until January 31st

4th payment due:   April 15th - grace period until April 30th.

 (Payments must be paid or postmarked the last day of the month due.)

If any quarterly payment is late, interest will be assessed on the unpaid balance at 12% per annum from July 15 as outlined on the tax bills.