Can I pay my taxes online?

Yes. All credit and debit card payments can be paid by clicking on View & Pay Bills at the top of the Tax Collector page. Point and Pay charges a convenience fee. All major credit and debit cards are accepted.

Tax Collector

Where do I get licenses and certificates?

The city clerk handles birth, marriage and death certificates, as well as licenses for dogs, hunting/fishing, liquor, marriage and trade names. Please contact Patricia C. Horvath at or call the office at 203-937-3535 for more information.

City Clerk

I am a potential/new business/resident. Where can I get more information about West Haven?

The Milford Regional Chamber of Commerce can put together a package of information for any potential, new or current businesses and residents. For information, contact the chamber at Milford Regional Chamber of Commerce. We also recommend browsing this website for information about city events and news. A copy of the new business sign-off sheet can be found in the Forms section of the Assessor, Building, Planning, Health or City Clerk pages.

I am trying to find out what I owe on my car taxes.

All tax balances can be viewed on the Tax Collector page. You can also call the main number of the tax office at 203-937-3525 for more information.

What is my mill rate?

The mill rate can be found on the Assessor's Office page.