General Tax Information

Fiscal Year 2019-20
Tax rate:
$19.68 per thousand dollars of valuation for fiscal year 2019-2020
Rate Breakdown
Town: $4.54 - 23%
County: $0.84 - 4%
School: $14.30 - 73%
Due dates:
October 1, 2019 and April 1, 2020
Interest rate:
9% (Nine Percent)
Fiscal year:
July 1 to June 30
Assessment date:
April 1
Commitment date:
August 9, 2019
Certified ratio:
85%
Homestead Exemption
$17,000
Veterans Exemption
$5,100
Bline Exemption
$3,400
Deadline to apply for abatement (185 days after commitment)
February 10, 2020
Public counter:
The Assessor's office is located on the second floor of the town hall. The office maintains a public counter at which assessment information is available, including tax maps, valuation listings according to name and according to map/lot, sales lists, property cards, and real estate transfer tax forms. These may be examined during regular office hours and copies are available for a reasonable fee.

 

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Contact


  • Clinton Swett, Tax Assessor
  • Phone:
    207-799-1619
  • Mailing Address:
    PO Box 6260
    Cape Elizabeth, ME
    04107
  • Business Hours: Mondays, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; Tuesdays-Fridays, 7:30 a.m.- 4 p.m.
  • Location:
    Assessing/Codes/Planning office, second floor Town Hall, 320 Ocean House Road - Directions
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