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Town Hall Hours:
Mon. - Wed 9:00a.m. - 1:00p.m.
Chester Tax Rates for FY2016
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Assessing Department establishes market based valuation
assessments for the real estate parcels and personal property
estates in the Town of Chester. Real estate valuations
for fiscal 2016 are currently available.
mission of the Assessing Department is to serve the public
interest and help assure the financial stability of Chester
by exhibiting the highest level of competence and professionalism.
To this end, the Department’s staff pledges its efforts
toward the accomplishment of four critical objectives:
1) timely tax billing,
2) the attainment of tax equity whereby each taxpayer pays
only their fair share of the tax burden
3) the maximization of tax base growth revenue
4) the acceptance by the public of the administration of
the property and excise tax systems through prompt, courteous,
honest and thorough services.
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to the public. We have tried to ensure that the information contained
in this electronic search system is accurate, but updated information
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Questions should be addressed directly to the Board of Assessors
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be liable for errors contained herein or for any damages in connection
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