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1. How is the tax rate calculated?
2. How will the new valuation affect my tax bill? If my assessment went down, how can my tax bill go up?
3. How can my tax bill go up more than 2.5%? Doesn’t Proposition 2.5 limit the tax increase?
4. I cannot afford this tax bill (on fixed income, lost my job, have financial issues). Can’t the Assessors lower this assessment to accommodate this situation?

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1. Where can I find the detail on my property?
2. What do the assessors look at when determining an assessment?
3. How do I know if my valuation is fair and equitable?
4. How can my assessed value increase or decrease when I did not do anything to the property in 5 years and I am not selling the property?
5. What will happen if I put an addition on my property? Are the actual construction costs of a new home used to determine the new assessment?
6. Why did my valuation change from the prior year’s valuation more or less than my neighbor’s?
7. I think my assessment is out of line with my neighbor’s property, whose property is assessed lower. I want my assessment to be as low as theirs.
8. I recently purchased my home for a price which is different than the valuation for this year. How is this possible?

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1. Why does the Assessor need to enter my house?
2. Will an inspection change the value of my house?
3. What happens if I refuse to allow the property lister to enter my home?
4. Will I be penalized if I allow the assessors in and my neighbor does not?

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1. What’s the difference between an abatement and an exemption?
2. Are there other ways to reduce my taxes?
3. Does the property record card reflect any exemptions to which I may be entitled?
4. What if I feel the value of my property value is overstated?
5. Do I have to apply for an abatement every year if I received one in the past?
6. What if I am not satisfied with the result of the abatement hearing?

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1. What is mass appraisal?
2. What is market value?
3. When my neighbor’s house sells, will their price determine my assessment?
4. How often does the valuation of properties change?
5. How is the calendar year different from the fiscal year?

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1. How do I dispose of white goods?
2. How do I dispose of household hazardous waste?

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1. How do I see the budget for the Town?
2. How do I sign up for health insurance?

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1. How long does it take to issue a building permit?

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1. Where will the playground be located?
2. What is the status of the playground?

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1. Transportation

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1. Why is my water bill so high?
2. How often are the Water and Sewer Bills sent out?
3. How do I pay my Water and Sewer Bill?