Board of Assessment Review

The Board of Assessment Review shall hear appeals from the decisions of the assessors regarding applications for abatements to property taxes and make determinations with respect to assessments in accordance with the general laws of the State of maine. In carrying out its functions, have the power to administer oaths, take testimony, and hold hearings as may be required. The Board of Assessors has the power to adopt, subject to the approval of the Town Council, rules and regulations for the transaction of its business.


OPEN VACANCIES FOR BOARD OF ASSESSMENT REVIEW

The Town of South Berwick is seeking members for the Board of Assessment Review. 
The Board hears appeals from the decisions of the Board of Assessors regarding applications for abatements to property taxes and makes determinations with respect to assessments in accordance with the general laws of the State of Maine.  The Board acts as an impartial panel, advocating for neither the Assessor or taxpayer, in rendering a decision at a hearing.  Members do not need to be inhabitants of the Town. The Board is only required to meet for appeal hearings.  Board of Assessment Review members are appointed by the Town Council for a term of 3 years

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If you are interested in volunteering your time as a member of the Board of Assessment Review,
please complete the Board/Committee Application that can be found on our website at
southberwickmaine.org/Government/Board of Assessment Review, or in the Business Office
located at 180 Main Street, South Berwick, ME 03908. 

Completed applications can be mailed to: 
Tyanne Giambusso, Town Clerk
180 Main Street South Berwick, ME  03908
or email tgiambusso@sbmaine.us
Applications will be accepted until all vacancies are filled.


The Board of Assessment Review meets as needed at the South Berwick Town Hall.

Meeting Agendas & Minutes

Committee Member Term
James Cleary 2024
Paul Steinhauer 2025
Vacant 2025
Benjamin Thompson 2026
Vacant 2026
Vacant, Alt 2025
Vacant, Alt 2026