Along with the IRS and PA Department of Revenue, the Berks Earned Income Tax Bureau has extended the 2020 Individual Local Earned Income Tax return filing and payment due date from April 15, 2021 to May 17, 2021. The extension does not apply to the 1st Quarter 2021 individual estimated payment deadline which remains April 15, 2021.

Berks Earned Income Tax online filing systems for Employers and Individuals have changed.

EMPLOYERS: The Berks Earned Income Tax Bureau has a NEW Employer online filing and payment site for Earned Income Tax (EIT) and Local Services Tax (LST). Please see the EMPLOYER section of our website for the link to the site, instructions to register and use the new site and formats to be used to upload files.

INDIVIDUALS: The Berks Earned Income Tax Bureau has a NEW Individual online filing site to file your local tax return. Please see the INDIVIDUAL section of our website for the link to the site and instructions to register and use the new site.


Our lobby is open to the public BY APPOINTMENT ONLY from 8am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. A face covering/mask will be required for entry to the lobby and only 2 people will be allowed in the lobby at a time. Please call 610-372-8439 (toll free 1-855-372-8439) to make an appointment.

We appreciate your cooperation and understanding during this unprecedented time.

If you are dropping off your tax return(s) and any associated documents, place them in the drop box to the right of our front door. Thank you.