Tax Collection and Assessing

2019 Tax Bills are now available. Please click here for more information.


2019 Commitment Information

DescriptionDetail
Fiscal YearJanuary 1st - December 31st
Commitment Date

May 23, 2019

Tax Payments Due

September 16th, 2019
Interest Rate for Late Payments

8%

Mill Rate (Tax Rate)

$6.75 per $1,000

Billing Distribution (per dollar)(See Below)

        County Tax

$1.35

        Municipal Tax

$1.08

        School Tax

$4.32

Abatement Request Deadline

November 25th, 2019

Total Real Estate Accounts (Taxable & Non-Taxable)

3,600

Total Real Estate Taxable Assessment

$1,042,702,700

Total Value of Homestead Exemptions Granted

$13,993,100

Total Anticipated Homestead Reimbursment

$59,033.39

Total Personal Property Accounts

103

Total Personal Property Taxable Assessment

$7,570,750

Total Value of BETE Exemptions

$6,069,830

Total Anticipated BETE Exemption Reimbursment

$20,485.68

Total Taxable Assessment for 2019

$1,050,273,450

 

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
Lindsay Currier Deputy Tax Collector (207) 563-5270