Town of Portland
BOARD OF ASSESSMENT APPEALS
John Dillon, Chair
Date of Next Meeting:
September 16, 2020
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Portland Senior Center
7 Waverly Ave
Appellants are encouraged to submit an Appeal Application (1 for per vehicle)
Hearings will be publicly broadcasted and recorded Via zoom
Walk ins will be permitted. One appellent at a time and must follow proper social distancing protocol
Remote Zoom Hearings may be conducted providing written request is noted within the application
Completed applications may be submitted to the Assessors Office by 4:30 p.m of the posted date of the scheduled hearings or emailed Completed Appeal Applications email link
The filing period for appealing Real Estate or Business Personal Property assessments is February 1st thru February 20th*. The Board of Assessment Appeals will hold hearings during the month of March. When an extension to file the Grand List is granted to the Assessor, petitions must be filed on or before March 20th and hearings will be held in April.
Motor Vehicle appeals are held in September. Automobile owners who wish to appeal their assessment may appear before the Board of Assessment Appeals during the scheduled September meeting.
*NOTE: In the event February 20th falls on either a weekend or a holiday petitions to appeal assessments on Real Estate or Business Personal Property must be received in the Assessor's Office on or before the close of the preceding business day.