How Much Revenue Do We Get From Waters Edge?: One of the most popular questions from the taxpayers in the Town of Delavan has been, “How Much Revenue Do We Get From The Waters Edge Building?” Celebrations on Wells are the new managers of Waters Edge.  As of 10.07.2022 Below is the revenue recieved.  EVENT DATE RENTAL RATE AMT DUE TO TOWN 4/23/2022 $5,000.00 $2,000.00 5/17/2022 $650.00 $250.00 6/12/2022 $650.00 $250.00 8/27/2022   $0.00 8/27/2022 $5,500.00 $3,000.00 9/3/2022 $5,750.00 $2,500.00 9/10/2022 $4,750.00 $1,500.00 9/17/2022 $3,100.00 $3,000.00 9/24/2022 $5,500.00 $3,000.00 10/1/2022 $5,500.00 $3,000.00 10/15/2022 $650.00 $250.00               Total for Town $18,750.00   Paid to Town $18,500.00 EVENT DATE RENTAL RATE AMT DUE TO TOWN 6/5/2022 $175.00 $100.00 6/11/2022 $100.00 $50.00 6/12/2022 $175.00 $0.00 6/18/2022 $200.00 $100.00 6/18/2022 $100.00 $50.00 6/18/2022 $100.00 $50.00 6/19/2022 $100.00 $50.00 6/19/2022 $175.00 $100.00 6/23/2022 $175.00 $100.00 7/10/2022 $100.00 $50.00 7/16/2022 $100.00 $50.00 7/16/2022 $350.00 $200.00 7/16/2022 $175.00 $100.00 7/24/2022 $100.00 $50.00 7/30/2022 $175.00 $100.00 8/12/2022 $175.00 $100.00 8/20/2022 $175.00 $100.00 8/21/2022 $175.00 $100.00 9/10/2022 $175.00 $100.00 9/25/2022 $350.00 $200.00                   TOTAL   $1,750.00         Paid to Town $1,750.00 Below numbers listed are the amounts that the Town of Delavan RECEIVES back when the Waters Edge Building is rented out and not what a patron is charged for the rental.    WATERS EDGE RENTAL (Large Hall Space & The Loft) Friday, Saturday & Sunday Events April-October WITH ceremony (non-resident) – $4,000 WITH ceremony (TOD RESIDENT) – $3,000 NO ceremony  (non-resident)  – $3,000 NO ceremony  (TOD Resident)  – $2,000  WATERS EDGE RENTAL (Large Hall Space & The Loft) Friday, Saturday & Sunday Events November-March WITH ceremony (non-resident)  – $3,500 WITH ceremony  (TOD RESIDENT) – $2,500 NO ceremony  (non-resident)  – $2,500 NO ceremony  (TOD RESIDENT)  – $1,500  WATERS EDGE RENTAL (Large Hall Space & The Loft) Monday-Thursday Events April-October Non-Resident- $800 TOD RESIDENT – $500  Monday-Thursday Events November-March Non-Resident – $550 TOD RESIDENT – $250  UPSTAIRS LOFT ONLY with huge outdoor patio Non-Resident – $150 TOD RESIDENT – $100  Park Pavilion Non-Resident – $100 RESIDENT – $50 If you would like to rent the Waters Edge Building for an event please contact Celebrations on Wells at 262-248-2555 or [email protected]  


Property Taxes

Property Tax Questions

  • When Will Our Property Tax Bills Be Mailed Out?
    • Property tax bills are mailed out by the Town of Delavan by mid-December of each year
  • What should I do if my property tax bill is not received?
    • If you do not receive your property tax bill by December 20th please contact the Town Treasurer at [email protected]
    • Failure to receive your property tax bill does not exempt you from paying property taxes timely, and interest and penalty due to delinquency.
  • Where do I pay my property taxes
    • Prior to January 31st of each year, all  property tax payments should be made payable to:
    • Town of Delavan
      Attn: Treasurer
      5621 Town Hall Road
      Delavan, WI, 53115
    • After February 1st, property tax payments should be made payable to:
    • Walworth County Treasurer
      P.O. Box 1001
      Elkhorn, WI 53121
  • Is there an Option to Pay Online?
    • Yes, however, only the first payment can be paid online. To pay online at AllPaid
    • AllPaid (Formerly GovPayNet) Processes:
      • Credit
      • Debit
      • Pre-paid debit card transactions
      • Please note that there is a service fee of 3% for each transaction.  (ex: If you owe $5,000 for your first installment the 3% fee will be $150, making your total $5,150.)
  • What information should be included when paying my property taxes?
    • A stub from your tax bill or
    • Write the tax parcel number on your check
    • If sending one check for multiple payments
      • Please include a list showing each tax parcel number and amount to apply to each parcel number
      • If you want a receipt, please enclose a stamped, self-addressed envelope
  • What determines a timely payment?
    • Please refer to the back of your tax bill for the statutory definition of a timely payment on current year tax payments
    • For delinquent payments, the statutes allow for United States Postal Service postmarks to be used as the effective date of payment
    • Please have the Post Office hand stamp your envelope with the current day's postmark if paying at the end of a month
  • What happens if my property tax bill is delinquent?
    • Delinquent property taxes are charged interest and penalty at a rate of 1.5% per month on the unpaid tax owed, beginning February 1st until paid in full
    • All delinquent property taxes are payable to the Walworth County Treasurer’s Office
    • If property taxes are delinquent for 2 or more years, the property will be subject to foreclosure
  • How can I get a copy of my property tax bill?1)
    • Go to Ascent - (CLICK HERE) Be sure the top "Public" box says, "Real Estate Property & Tax" and "Search Properties"
    • Type in the Street Number - *Type only the number. If the street name is included on that particular line it will not find your property
    • Type in your Street Name - A drop down with options may pop up. - Click on the correct street
    • Click "Find Now"
    • Click on the correct "Parcel" Number, marked in Red (Ex: FD 21000055)
    • On the "Select Detail Line" in the middle of the page, Click the down arrow
      • A drop down will appear.
    • Click "Taxes"
    • Directly under that there is a list of years horizontally - Click on the year you need - there is also a date marked in red on the bottom of the page, but that only shows you what you've paid or not paid.
    • Your Tax Bill will pop up in PDF format
    • You can print a copy of the bill for your records or save it to your computer

If you have questions, please contact the Town Clerk at 262-728-3471at the Town Hall and we can assist you.

  • Who qualifies for the Lottery and Gaming Credit?
    • Homeowners in Wisconsin who use the home as their primary residence on January 1st of the year in which the property taxes are levied qualify for a lottery and gaming credit
  • What is the First Dollar Credit?
    • Beginning with the 2008 tax bill, State of Wisconsin taxable parcels containing a real property improvement qualify for the First Dollar Credit
  • What if I have a question about my assessment? All assessment questions should be directed to Accurate Assessors.
  • Where do I pay my Personal Property Paxes?
    • All personal property taxes for businesses or mobile homes are due to the Town of Delavan Treasurer by January 31st

What Do I Do if I Need to Change the Address on My Tax Bill?