Doe Licenses On Sale now! New Changes to Hunting License Options:
2014 Doe License Application Schedule is located here.
Mentored Adult Hunting Permits: These new permits are available to residents and nonresidents 18 years of age or older who have never held or currently hold a hunting or furtaking license in Pennsylvania or in any other state or nation. These permits are available for a total of three consecutive, unbroken license years. The cost of the resident mentored adult permit is $20.70: nonresident mentored adult permit is $101.70. Please refer to the Hunting and Trapping digest (page 16) for additional details and requirements. A copy of the 2014/15 application can be downloaded here.
Changes for Small Games of Chance Licenses go into effect Jan 27th 2014:
New Laws regarding the Small Games of Chance license for 2014. Please read this Fiscal Note about House Bill 290 regarding the licenses. There were changes made to prize limits, elegible organizations, a new monthly license option, new types of games allowed, and more.
Chester County will now collect Real Estate Taxes for 9 Municipalities:
Starting in 2014, the Chester County Treasurer's Office will be the tax collector for these 9 municipalities: (06) Oxford Borough, (07) Atglen Borough, (09) South Coatesville Borough, (10) Modena Borough, (29) West Brandywine Twp, (35) Charlestown Twp, (51) East Bradford Twp, (60) New Garden Twp, and (63) Pocopson Twp. We will also be providing Tax Certifications for current year taxes on properties in those Municipalities.
2014 Revised Tax Payment Options.
Payment may be made four different ways: by postal mail; at the Treasurer’s Office at 313 W. Market Street in West Chester; online at www.chesco.org; or at any branch of DNB First bank. In an effort to streamline procedures and reduce costs associated with payment options, starting January 1, 2014 residents can no longer pay County taxes at any other local bank branch apart from DNB First.