Assessment Appeal Procedure

If you feel your real estate, personal property or supplemental motor-vehicle assessment is incorrect you may appeal your assessment to the BOARD OF ASSESSMENT APPEALS. You may appeal by making a formal written application on or before March 20. The completed form should be returned to the Board of Assessment Appeals, C/O Assessor's Office, 1 Central Square, Plainville, CT 06062. The Board of Assessment Appeals meets in April to hear appeals. The Board will notify all appellants who filed an appeal form on or before March 20th, of the date, time and place of the appeal hearing. The Board of Assessment Appeals has the power to increase or to reduce assessments. Any change of an assessment by the Board of Assessment Appeals will take affect on the tax bill that comes out in July. 

Assessment Appeal Application

Motor Vehicle Assessment Appeal Process

If you would like to appeal a motor vehicle tax bill then you must call the Tax and Assessing Department at the end of August and make an appointment with the Board of Assessment Appeals. The Board will meet on a Saturday morning in September. Call, 860-793-0221, ext 244 to make an appointment.