Real Estate Tax

A resident of Washington Township is subject to a “real estate” tax levy by the township, county and school district.

Earned Income Tax (EIT)

The earned income tax is in the amount of one percent of gross income and is shared by the School District (1/2%) and the township (1/2%).

Washington Township’s share of the earned income tax (EIT) generates approximately $360,000.00 per year.

Tax Collection

Real estate taxes in Washington Township are collected by an elected Tax Collector.

Currently, Brenda Breidigan is the township’s elected Tax Collector. She maintains an office at her home at:

Contact Information

Per Capita Exoneration Qualifications

From time to time the Tax Collector receives inquiries as to how they can qualify for a per capita tax exoneration.

We thought it would be a good idea to share this information with our residents so please take note in case any of the following pertains to you or a family member.

Qualifications for exoneration of the per capita tax as follows: