Assessor

Assessor Paige Stanton Walton, CCMA II

Phone  860-376-3927    Email: pwalton@voluntown.gov

NOTICE: The Board of Assessment Appeals will meet on Tuesday April 11, 2017 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm to hear appeals for the 2016 Grand List.  Hearings are by appointment only. The deadline to appeal is March 20, 2017.

Hours 

The Assessor’s hours are Tuesday, 5PM-8PM
For property information–go to Vision Appraisal’s website.

For access to property maps go to NECCOG’s website

The Voluntown Assessor’s office is responsible for the discovery, listing and valuation of all real estate, personal property and motor vehicles within the town and in accordance with Connecticut General Statutes.  The Assessor’s office also administers various exemption programs.

Voluntown’s Current mill rate for the October 1, 2015 Grand List is 28.06

Exemption notice for Veterans, Totally Disabled and Blind

Real Estate:  Real estate is assessed at 70% of fair market value as of the date of last revaluation.  The last town-wide revaluation was conducted for the October 1, 2015 Grand List.  The next scheduled revaluation is for the October 1, 2020 Grand List.

Personal Property:  All owners of taxable Personal Property located in the Town of Voluntown are required to file a Personal Property Declaration with the Assessor on or before November 1st pursuant to CGS 12-41.  This includes all persons conducting business, professionals, occupations or trades, farmers, owners of unregistered motor vehicles, owners of non-Connecticut registered motor vehicles, recreational vehicle owners that are located in Voluntown, Mobile Manufactured Homes not assessed as Real Estate and owners of horses, ponies and thoroughbreds.

Motor Vehicle Tax Adjustments and Removal:  The Assessor’s office is also responsible for the adjustment and removal of motor vehicles that appear on  the taxable grand list as allowed by Connecticut State Statutes.  Two appropriate forms of proof must be provided in the time allowed to substantiate claims of vehicles sold, stolen and not recovered, totaled, junked or vehicles registered in another state.

Exemptions,  Elderly Tax Relief, Totally Disabled, Veterans and Blind Individuals

Elderly/Totally Disabled Application

Totally Disabled Exemption Application

Veterans and Blind Exemptions

Application for Additional Veterans Exemption

Application for Farm Land Classification

Application for Forest Land Classification

Application for Solar/Geothermal Energy Exemption

2016 Personal Property short_form **Due 11/1/2016

BAA Application Form 2016 **Deadline to file an appeal is March 20, 2017