The Town Collector has announced Real Estate & Personal Property Tax bills for fiscal 2016 have been released.

The first half was mailed out on Nov. 17 and is due Dec. 17 in the Town Collector's office. Date of postmark will not be accepted. Interest of 14 percent will be added to all late payments.

This bill covers the period of July 1, 2015, through June 30, 2016. The Town Collector's office hours are 9 a.m. to noon Monday; 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday; and 5:30 to 7 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays.

Make checks payable to the Town of Hinsdale, and mail with a copy of the bill or the bill number to Town Collector, Town of Hinsdale, 39 South St., Hinsdale, MA 01235.

For questions concerning the assessment, address and name changes, call the assessors office at 413-655-2300.

Questions concerning payments only should be directed to the Town Collector's office at 413-655-2306.