Tax Office holiday hours
The Ligonier Township Tax Office will be closed on Wednesday, November 26, Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28, 2014. The office will be open on Monday, December 1, 2014 from 9:00 am till 12:00 noon.
Supervisors Meeting for November
The Ligonier Township Supervisors November meeting, which was originally scheduled for Tuesday, November 11, 2014 will be held on Monday, November 10, 2014 at 7:00 pm. The Ligonier Township Municipal Building will be closed on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 in observance of Veterans Day. Normal business hours are Monday thru Friday, 7:00 am till 3:30 pm.
Trick or Treat
The Ligonier Township Supervisors have designated Friday, October 31, 2014 as Trick or Treat in the township, between the hours of 5:00 pm and 8:00 pm. Please be extra cautious when traveling at this time and watch for children. Although the township designated October 31 as the observed Halloween date, we do not discourage or prevent anyone from going trick or treating on any other day. This is simply the date that we will have extra police on patrol in the interest of public safety. Please make sure that younger children are accompanied by an adult or older sibling and check all candy when they return home.
The McGartland Family's dog Maven ran away during a thunderstorm on Saturday. She is a Border Collie Mix, Black and White, very shy and afraid of loud noises and she was wearing a pink collar. She was in the area of Sheetz. Anyone with information is asked to please call Aaron McGartland at 724-757-3141. There is a reward offered.
Westmoreland County License to Carry Permit
The Westmoreland County Sheriffs Office will be at the Ligonier Township Municipal Building to issue License to Carry Permits on the following dates: Wednesday, November 12 and Tuesday, December 9 between the hours of 12:00 noon and 6:00 pm.
County and Township (spring) taxes are now at penalty until December 31, 2014. School (fall) taxes for 2014/2015 can be paid at face value until November 30, 2014, then at penalty until December 31, 2014. The last day to pay your 2nd installment payment is October 30, 2014; the last day to pay your 3rd installment payment is November 30, 2014. If you pay after these dates on your Installment payments there will be a 10% penalty added. If you do not receive your statement, please contact the Tax Office. Failure to receive a statement does not relieve the taxpayer of the responsibility of payment. A drop-off slot is available at the township tax collector's office to accept payments before or after normal business hours. Tax statements are no longer mailed to the mortgage company. Change of mailing address protocol: Address request forms are available at the tax office to be mailed to:
Westmoreland County Real Property Tax Division
ATTN: Address Change
40 North Pennsylvania Avenue, Suite 440
Greensburg, PA 15601
Office hours are Tuesday thru Thursday, 8:00am till 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, Friday, 8:00 am till 12:00 noon. The office is open the last Saturday of September, 9:00 am till 11:00 am. The office number is 724-238-2300. The tax office will be closed: November 26, 27 and 28, 2014 and December 24 thru 26, 2014. The office will be open on Monday, December 1, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. till noon.
Local Income (Wage) Taxes and Local Services Taxes
Based upon legislation passed several years ago by the State, all new Wage Taxes and Local Services Taxes are now being collected by Berkheimer Tax Administrator for all municipalities located in Westmoreland County.
Employers and residents should continue to correspond, and deal with, PA Municipal Service for all Wage and Local Services Taxes for prior years. However, all first quarter 2012 and beyond correspondence should be with Berkheimer. Following is the contact information:
Berkheimer Tax Administrator
50 North Seventh Street
Bangor, PA 18013
The Township will continue to contract with PAMS to collect the Per Capita and Amusement Taxes and Sue Kinsey will collect the Real Estate Taxes.
Office hours for the Ligonier Township Municipal Building are Monday through Friday, 7:00 am until 3:30 pm. A mail slot is available for any Municipal Authority (water or sewage) payments and real estate (property) tax payments after normal business hours. Please DO NOT deposit payments for the Pennsylvania Municipal Service Company or Berkheimer Earned Income Tax. To reach the office of the Ligonier Township Supervisors, call 724-238-2725.
|Zoning Hearing Board - |
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
|Ligonier Township Municipal Authority-Work Session - |
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 @ 4:00 pm
|Ligonier Township Municipal Authority - |
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 @ 4:00 pm
|Ligonier Township Recreation Board - |
Monday, November 10, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
|Ligonier Township Supervisors - |
Monday, November 10, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
|Ligonier Township Supervisors-Work Session - |
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
|Ligonier Township Planning Commission - |
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
|Ligonier Township Zoning Hearing Board - |
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 @ 7:30 pm