Key Dates

Assessors Key Dates

Tax billing runs on a Fiscal Year Calendar starting July 1st and ending June 30th


Date Details
January 1
  • Date of ownership: January 1 prior to the start of the fiscal year
  • Date of valuation
  • Qualification date for residential exemption
February 1
  • Third quarter "Actual Tax Bill" due - Actual Bills include increase in year tax rate and new value if applicable) 
  • Deadline for filing applications for abatement
March
  • Deadline for filing Personal Property Forms of List
  • Deadline for Tax-Exempt Property Filings of 3ABC Form
  • Deadline for Filling Applications for Residential and Personal Exemptions
    (Actual deadline is 3 months from mailing date of the third quarter tax bill)
May 1
  • Fourth quarter "Actual Tax Bill" due
June 30
  • End of fiscal year
  •  First and second quarter tax bills are mailed
July 1
  • First day of fiscal year
  • Qualification date for personal exemptions
August 1
  • First quarter "Preliminary Tax Bill" due - Preliminary Bills are based off of previous year tax rate and value
November 1
  • Second quarter "Preliminary Tax Bill" due
December
  • Third and fourth quarter tax bills mailed with new FY Assessment ("Actual Tax Bill")

For more information, contact the Assessors' Office at (413)259-3024.
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