Vassalboro Town Assessor
Assessor: Ellery Bane
Phone: 872-2826

Availability: The first two Wednesdays of the month, third Tuesday and fourth Monday.

Assessing Office: The assessing office is responsible for the valuation of all Real and Personal property within the Town of Vassalboro. We are charged to compile and prepare a list of all these properties. The assessing office is also where Tax maps, property cards and deeds are documented and available for the pubic to view.

General Tax Info

Tax Rate 2014: $12.80 per $1,000 of valuation
Due Dates:09/22/14, 11/24/14, 02/23/15 and 04/27/15
Interest Rate: 7%
Certified Ratio: 100%
Last Revaluation: 2007
Written Appeal deadline: 02/16/2015 (always 185 Days from the date of commitment of tax)

Exemptions Available

Homestead Exemption: Eligible for all residents of the Town if you owned a home in Maine for 12 months prior to April 1st and Vassalboro is your permanent residence. Exemption amount: Up to $10,000 off your valuation.

Veteran's Exemption: In the place one resides, qualifications generally are as follows:
- Be at least 62 years of age on April 1st.
- Served in a Federally Recognized War Period
- or be receiving 100% compensation for a disability from the Veteran's Administration.
Exemption Amounts: WW1: $7,000
Post WW1:$6,000
Paraplegic: $50,000

There are also applications for The New Personal Property Exemption (B.E.T.E.), as well as the classified programs (Tree growth, Open Space & Farmland), if you qualify.


Maine Residents Property Tax and Rent Refund Program

This program has been repealed by the Legislature, with a new program offered in its place. Click HERE to read about the new tax relief program on the State of Maine website.


 

To view a video and hear an explanation about how tax rates are established, please click here.


Property Tax Data

Data by Account Name
Data by Street address
Data by Map and Lot Number
Property in Tree Growth

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Property Tax Maps

Tax Maps

Fly over image of tax map

 

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