Property Tax Information
The amount of taxes indicated on your statement represents the amount due for the entire fiscal year (January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017). Payment must be receipted in the Town office on or before September 29, 2017 by 5:00 p.m. All taxes remaining subsequently unpaid are subject by law to a penalty of 1.25% per month (compounded annually).
2017 Taxes & Mill Rates: The funds required to cover the cost of operating the Town are identified in the annual financial plan (budget). The portioned assessed value of a property divided by 1000 multiplied by the mill rate determines the amount of taxes payable on each property. A mill rate increase of 2% has been levied for 2017. 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 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.