You may pay your real estate, personal property and excise taxes, water bills and light bills online. Please see the information below for special instructions for each type of bill.
Real Estate Tax and Personal Property Tax
To pay a real estate or personal property tax bill online, you will need your bill number and the fiscal year for which the bill was issued.
If the due date for your bill has passed, you may not pay your bill online. Please contact the Treasurer/Collector's Office at 978.422.8111 ext. 2310.
To pay an excise tax bill online, you will need your bill number and the fiscal year for which the bill was issued.
If you are paying the bill on or before the due date, click here. Bills may not be paid online after the due date.
If a demand has been issued for your excise tax bill, payment must be made by mail, in person at the Collector's Office, or in the drop box outside the Butterick Municipal Building.
Please call the Collector's Office at 978.422.8111 ext. 2310 if you have questions about how to pay your Excise Tax bill.
To pay a water bill online, you will need your account number.
Sterling Municipal Light Department Bills
To pay a light bill online, you will need your account number and invoice number.
- Abatements & Exemptions
- Capital Account Investment Policy
- Due Dates
- General Funds and Long-Term Funds Investment Policy
- How To Pay Your Bill
- Motor Vehicle Excise Tax
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- OPEB Actuarial Valuation 7/1/15
- OPEB Trust Investment Policy
- Pay Bills Online
- Real Estate & Personal Property Taxes
- Request for Tax Information