Due to Governor Wolf’s “Stay at Home” order to help slow the spread of coronavirus throughout the region, Chester County Government and Courts are currently operating on an essential services-only basis (, and our office is currently closed for in-person business).  Many of our staff are working from home to continue to provide some services and to answer questions emailed to us.  If you are not able to complete your business online or find answers to your questions, please send us an email using the following link, Questions 

and someone will respond.

We appreciate your patience and understanding during this time.  Please stay healthy, stay safe and stay home to help slow the spread of coronavirus.

Homestead/Farmstead Exclusion Enrollment

December 15th through the first business day in March.

Annual Assessment Appeal Filing

Pursuant to PA assessment law, the filing deadline for all annual assessment appeals, including exemption appeals is May 1st through the first business day in August.

Common Level Ratio

The Tax Equalization Division has officially set the Chester County Common Level Ratio (CLR) at 49.3%. The CLR will be effective for all annual appeals heard by the Board of Assessment Appeals during 2019 (Board decisions will be effective for real estate tax bills issued in 2020) and any interim appeals with an effective date of 7/1/2019 through 6/30/2020.

Clean and Green Program Enrollment

The Act 319 filing is March 1st through the first business day in June.