Property Tax Information
The amount of taxes indicated on the statement represents the amount due for the entire calendar year (January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018). Payment must be receipted in the Town office on or before September 28, 2018 by 5:00 p.m. All taxes remaining subsequently unpaid are subject by law to a penalty of 1.25% per month (compounded annually).
2018 Taxes: The funds required to cover the cost of operating the Town will identified in the annual financial plan (budget), generally set in March or April of the tax year.
2018 Mill Rates: The 2018 Mill rates are as follows: General at Large (all taxable properties): 9.961; Special Levy (all properties including exempt): 2.762; Hanover School Division (all taxable properties): 15.143; Education Support Levy (business properties): 9.77 mills.
The portioned assessed value of a property divided by 1000 multiplied by the mill rate determines the amount of taxes payable on each property. If you have questions regarding taxes and mill rates, please call the Town office at 388-4600 Ext. 104. Copies of the financial plan (budget) are available at the Town office and online HERE.
If a change of ownership has occurred please return the tax statement to the Town office so that it may be redirected.
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**ATTENTION NEW HOME OWNERS**
Your new home may not have the Education Property Tax Credit Advance on your bill. Newly built homes and homes that were previously used as rental properties will not have the EPTCA automatically deducted from the bill. Check your bill to ensure that you are receiving the credit.
You will need to contact the Town office for an application form to apply.