On July 18, 2018

Check your tax bill

Some Homestead State Payment adjustments have not been applied to mailed bills

KILLINGTON—Tax bills have been mailed out and it has come to the town of Killington’s attention that some of the Homestead State Payment adjustments have not been applied.

The Tax Department has held some Homestead Declarations aside for review, state officials have explained to town officials. These State Payment Adjustments should be applied by the next tax upload scheduled for Aug. 1.
Revised Tax Bills will be mailed out as soon as the State Payment File is received from the Tax Department.

The issue is widespread as about 70 municipalities sent out tax bills on July 1.

The state Tax Department sent out a letter recently detailing the issues that have been holding up the property tax adjustments.

Residents in the following list of municipalities should check their tax bills for errors:

  • Barnard
  • Barre City
  • Barre Town
  • Berlin
  • Bethel
  • Brandon
  • Brattleboro
  • Brighton
  • Brookline
  • Burlington
  • Cavendish
  • Colchester
  • Dover
  • Dummerston
  • Fair Haven
  • Fayston
  • Fletcher
  • Goshen
  • Grafton
  • Granby
  • Granville
  • Hardwick
  • Hartford
  • Huntington
  • Isle La Motte
  • Killington
  • Ludlow
  • Marshfield
  • Middlebury
  • Montgomery
  • Montpelier
  • Newbury
  • Newfane
  • Northfield
  • North Hero
  • Norwich
  • Orange
  • Pittsfield
  • Plainfield
  • Pomfret
  • Proctor
  • Putney
  • Richford
  • Richmond
  • Rochester
  • Rockingham
  • Roxbury
  • Searsburg
  • Shelburne
  • South Burlington
  • Springfield
  • St. Albans City
  • St. Albans Town
  • Stockbridge
  • Stowe
  • Tinmouth
  • Townshend
  • Underhill
  • Vergennes
  • Victory
  • Warren
  • Washington
  • Waterbury
  • Westford
  • West Rutland
  • Williston
  • Wilmington
  • Winooski
  • Weathersfield
  • Worcester

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