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Treasurer

Contact Information

Bradford County Courthouse
301 Main Street
Towanda, PA 18848

Phone: (570) 265-1700
Fax: (570) 265-9825
Email: bctreas@bradfordco.org

Office Hours

Monday-Friday
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Department Description

The treasurer is responsible for all county monies, and physically handles all income and disbursements, issuing a receipt for each source of payment and personally signing all disbursement checks authorized by the three county commissioners. The Treasurer’s Office is the central receiving point for all row office and departmental fees, which are generated through their respective offices. The treasurer is the official tax collector for the county. Each year the Assessment Office furnishes the treasurer with a list of real estate taxes charged to each tax collector in the county. The treasurer must certify to the commissioners at year’s end that a tax collector has settled his account for the current year.

Services Provided

Services of the treasurer’s office include:

  • The investment of county funds
  • Agent for Commonwealth selling:
    • Dog licenses
    • Hunting licenses
    • Fishing licenses
    • Sportsmen pistol permits
  • Providing small games of change licenses
  • Issuing bingo licenses
  • Acting as the Tax Claim Bureau for the county
  • Collecting delinquent real estate taxes

Treasurer

  • Matthew Allen

    Treasurer

    Matthew was elected as treasurer in the 2019 election, and took office in January 2020.  He previously served as a Bradford County Auditor, where he was initially appointed to fulfill the term of his mother Audrey who passed away in April 2012. Matthew is a graduate of Troy High School and has a degree from Lock Haven University in Secondary Education. Following his graduate assistantship at Bloomsburg University, Matthew worked for four years in the Iredell-Statesville School District in North Carolina as a seventh-grade social studies and science teacher. He is a member of the Bradford County Republican Committee.

Documents and Forms

Dog license application

PA Bingo License Application

PA Small Games of Chance Application

Tax Collectors List