Taxpayers who believe their property is inequitably assessed may apply for a property tax abatement. The time period for filing a tax abatement application is AFTER the issuance of the final tax bill (generally sent out in October or November) and ON OR BEFORE the following March 1. It is the taxpayers responsiblity to provide documentation in support of an abatement request.
Filing an abatement application does not stay the collection of taxes. Taxes must be paid. if an abatement is granted, a refund with interest will be made.
Abatement Forms are available are available at the Town Hall or here.
For information on abatements from the State Board of Tax & Land Appeals (BTLA) click here.