The Assessing Department establishes market based valuation assessments for the real estate parcels and personal property estates in the Town of Boxford.
The mission of the Assessing Department is to serve the public interest and help assure the financial stability of Boxford by exhibiting the highest level of competence and professionalism. To this end, the department’s staff pledges its efforts toward the accomplishment of the following:
- Timely performance and adherence to statutory requirements.
- The attainment of fair and equitable assessments consistent with the Department of Revenue’s guidelines.
- The maximization of tax base growth revenue.
- Addressing the concerns of members of the community promptly and courteously
*Please note the filing period for Real Estate Abatement Applications is from the date the ACTUAL tax bills are issued to the date
the first ACTUAL tax payment is due. Please refer to Abatement FAQ for more information on how to file.
FY17 Tax Rate is $16.31 per $1,000 of valuation