Assessor

*** NOTICE OF FY2023 TAX CLASSIFICATION HEARING***

Pursuant to Chapter 40, Section 56 M.G.L. the Gardner City Council will hold a public hearing on Monday, December 5, 2022, at 7:00pm in the Council Chamber, Room 219, at City Hall, 95 Pleasant Street, Gardner, MA.

The purpose of the hearing is to determine the percentage of the local tax levy to be borne by each class of real property.  The hearing will include the options available under Chapter 40, Section 56 of the Massachusetts General Laws.

The public is welcome to attend. 

Posted to website on 11/28/2022

               


Responsibilities

  • Classify and determine "full and fair cash value" of all real and personal property according to Massachusetts General Law (Chapter 59)
  • Review and act upon all real and personal property abatement applications
  • Process all motor vehicle abatement requests
  • Review and process all exemption applications for qualifying elderly, widowed, blind, or disabled veteran citizens
  • Review all applications for accuracy regarding tax incentives for land used for recreational, forestry, or agricultural purposes
  • Implement a revaluation of the Town's real and personal property every 5 years.

Fiscal Year 2023 Assessed Values

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