Local Service Tax (LST Tax)

Local Service Tax will no longer be collected by Rapho Township starting with the 2nd quarter payment of 2014 and thereafter all payments are to be paid to Lancaster County Tax Collection Bureau (LCTCB). 

You will be receiving notification and instructions to file this tax from LCTCB.

Starting with the 2nd quarter all payments will go to LCTCB and will need to be done electronically.  

If you have questions please contact LCTCB at 717-569-4521.

 Effective January 1, 2008, all employers with work sites within Rapho Township or individuals with earnings in Rapho Township (schedule C or F) are required by law to deduct the Local Services Tax (LST) of $52 from each employee. This includes owners, self-employed and sole proprietors as well as employees.
If an individual earns less than $12,000 in gross wages per calendar year, the individual can file an exemption form or request a refund at the end of the year from LCTCB.