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2021 Revaluation

Revaluations in Connecticut are required every 5 years with properties *fully inspected by the Assessor or authorized staff every 10 years.  Tyler Technologies Inc. has been contracted by the Town of Portland to inspect and re-assess all Real Estate property in town on order to accurately determine property market value as of the October 1, 2021 assessment date.

 

As of July 1, 2021, Tyler Tech. field personnel have been deployed throughout town and have been instructed  to verify, measure, update and list all assessment field card data.  Inspectors have town issued ID badges and shall be following all proper Covid19 protocol.  

 

Any questions, concerns or inquires, please contact the Assessor's Office and/or the First Selectman's Office. Your cooperation and assistance is most appreciated.

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Assessment Links & Forms 

 

Motor Vehicles

Registered vehicles are assessed at 70% of average retail accordingly to NADA valuation guide as of the October 1st assessment date. Vehicles registered to the Town of Portland as of October 1st produce a tax bill the following July. 

 

 

Personal Property 

2021 Declarations are Due November 1, 2021

In accordance with Connecticut General Statute, 12-40, all persons who are liable to pay taxes on tangible personal property belonging to them on October 1, 2021 are hereby notified that they must file a declaration of their personal property on or before November 1, 2021.

TAX EXEMPT PROPERTY M-3 Quadrennial Reports - DUE November 1, 2021 

 

Income & Expense Reports
  2020 Income & expense reports are DUE JUNE 1, 2021  ​

Elderly Homeowners / Totally Disabled Tax Credit 

Residents 65 years of age or totally disabled may be eligible for a tax credit on real estate providing they meet or are under the state regulated income guidelines. Official proof of income is required and applicants must re-file bi-annually thereafter.
  Applicants must file by May 15th  ​

Veterans 
Honorably discharged veterans must have a valid DD214 filed within the town's land records as of the October 1 assessment date to be eligible for Veteran Exemptions.  

 

Public act 490

All applications for classification of farm or forestland must be received by October 31

Fixed Assessment Tax Incentive for Commercial Property

Per CGS Sec. 12-65b, The Town of Portland may enter into a written agreement, as approved by the Board of Selectmen, with a party owning (or proposing to acquire) real property in the Town of Portland to fix the assessment of such real estate, provided the party is proposing substantial improvements to the real estate.

Taxes

Questions regarding billing, taxes due, amounts paid and interest should be directed to the  Tax Collector's Office  860-342-6737   

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Contact Info:

Assessor's Office 

33 East Main St., Lower Level 
Portland,  CT 06480 

 

Phone: 860-342-6744
Fax:      860-342-6738


Richard J. Lasky Jr. CCMA

Town Assessor:   
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Amy Giveans
Assessment Clerk: 

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* Office Hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday

8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Friday

8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

 

Real Estate & Personal Property

Appeal hearings to be held in March
 Application for appeal is due by February 20th

Motor Vehicles

Motor Vehicle hearings to be held in September