Tax Collection and Assessing

2018 Commitment Information

Current Assessment Year2018
Fiscal YearJanuary 1st - December 31st
Commitment DateMay 31st, 2018
Tax Payments DueSeptember 15th, 2018
Interest Rate for Late Payments8%
Mil Rate (Tax Rate)$6.25 per $1,000
Billing Distribution (per dollar)(See Below)

        County Tax

        Municipal Tax$1.13
        School Tax$3.87
Abatement Request DeadlineDecember 2nd, 2018
Total Real Estate Accounts3,575
Total Real Estate Taxable Assessment$1,037,019,000
Total Personal Property Accounts90
Total Personal Property Taxable Assessment$6,398,230
Total Taxable Assessment$1,043,417,230

Exemption Applications and Land Use Classification Applications

The State of Maine allows for Real Estate Tax Payers to apply for Property Tax exemptions (partial of full) if certain criteria is met. For more information regarding exemptions please visit the State's Property Tax Exemptions page by clicking here. Please note that all exemption applications and land classification applications are required to be submitted by April 1st each year.

There are also tax discounts for certain types of land classification. Please visit the State's Land Use Program page for more information by clicking here.

For all exemption and land use applications please select from the appropirate classification on the sidebar on the upper left side of this page.


Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Jessica Westhaver Assessing Clerk (207) 563-5270 #305