Real Estate Taxes in Forward Township

Real Estate Tax

 A tax on lots, parcels, dwellings, and buildings based on the assessed value.  Owners of property in Forward Township, as of January 1, 2008, are paying taxes at the following rates.                                            

Taxing Authority

Rate *

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       Forward Township 1.95 Mills

Townships & Boroughs

       Allegheny County 4.73 Mills No Comparison Available
       Elizabeth Forward School District
20.6052 Mills
School Districts

*  Property tax rates in Pennsylvania are figured in mills. One mill is equal to 1/1,000 of a dollar.  Basically, for every $1,000 in taxable value, a property owner will pay $1 in taxation per mill.

It is noted that Forward Township lowered its previous millage rate from 2.05 to 1.95, effective January 1, 2015.



Real Estate Tax Questions

(1).  Do Senior Citizens in Allegheny County get any financial relief from property taxes?     Yes.  A Senior Citizen living in Allegheny County may be eligible for two types of property tax relief.   Allegheny County offers a reduction in the tax due to eligible property owners, and the State of Pennsylvania provides a rebate of up to $500.00 to eligible taxpayers.  Double-click on the following links to secure more information:  

                       (a).  Allegheny County Senior Citizen Tax Relief                                  (b).   Pennsylvania Property Tax & Rent Rebate 


(2).   Can I view my the information Allegheny County records show for my property?  Yes.  Click on Allegheny County Property Tax for information the County has on file for your property.  You can also check to see if they show your taxes as paid.