real estate Tax Information

Real Estate Tax Payments are due by December 31. 

Any payments made after that date will be remitted to Westmoreland County and deemed delinquent for collection purposes.  Penalties and interest will be assessed on those accounts beginning on January 1. To avoid late fees, please remit your payments to Keystone Collections PRIOR TO DECEMBER 31ST. 

Real Estate Taxes

Real estate taxes are levied on properties located in the Municipality of Murrysville by Westmoreland County, the Municipality and the Franklin Regional School District.  Each parcel of land and any structures are assessed by Westmoreland County and the real estate taxes are based on that assessed value. These revenues are used to support general operations of the municipality, provide emergency services and road improvements, and to pay down debt service.

The Municipality of Murrysville real estate millage is 12.05 mills which is applied to the assessed value of the property. For example:   If a home in Murrysville has an assessed value of $10,000, the real estate taxes due for that property would be $120.00. 

2021 Tax Ordinance

2020 Tax Ordinance (Amended)

2020 Tax Ordinance

2019 Tax Ordinance

2018 Tax Ordinance

Spring taxes for the County and Municipality are mailed out in late March and are paid on a calendar year - January to December.

Discount PeriodMarch 1 - April 30
Face ValueMay 1 - June 30
Penalty AppliedJuly 1 - December 31

Fall taxes for the School District are mailed out in late July and are paid on a fiscal year - July 1 to June 30

Discount Applied UntilSeptember 15
Face ValueSeptember 16 - November 15
Penalty Applied AfterNovember 15

Tax Appeals

Tax appeals for real estate taxes should be sent to either:

  • James R. Morrison - Tax Appeal Officer
    Municipality of Murrysville
    4100 Sardis Road
    Murrysville, PA 15668

  • Tax Appeals Officer
    Franklin Regional School District - Administration Office
    3210 School Road
    Murrysville, PA 15668

Real Estate Transfer Tax 

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Effective Jan. 1, 2022, the Real Estate Transfer Tax will increase from 1.0% to 1.5%. The Municipality will retain 1% and the remaining .50% will be remitted to the Franklin Regional School District. Realtors should note this change on any documents they share with potential buyers and sellers in the Municipality of Murrysville.