Board of Assessors

Ashfield Board of Assessors provides fiscal stability by promptly, fairly and equitably determining the valuation of all real and personal property located in the Town of Ashfield.

Under law the board assess all property at its full and fair market value each year for the purpose of taxation. This is accomplished through the maintenance and administration of all property data records working closely with Patriot Properties.  Additionally, the Board also administers motor vehicle tax, real, personal and motor vehicle excise tax abatement, and all statutory tax exemptions as allowed by law.

Members

Name Title Term
Donna Sarro Chair 2020
Amy Shapiro   2018
George Stephan   2019

Assessment Property Info


Tax Rate

The fiscal year rate is assessed per $1,000 of property assessed value

  • Fiscal Year 2018 - Property Tax Rate:  $17.18.
  • Fiscal Year 2018 - Water District Tax Rate:  $2.11


Meetings

The Ashfield Board of Assessors typically meets twice a month at 6 PM at Town Hall unless otherwise posted. For more information on the next meeting or to make an appointment Contact the Assessor’s Clerk.

Minutes & Agendas

Current and past Board of Assessors' minutes and agendas are found in the Board's "Minutes & Agenda" online folder. 


Documents

Other Board of Assessors related documents are found at the Board's "Documents" online folder.


Forms

Other Board of Assessors related downloadable forms are found at the Board's "Forms" online folder.


Property Valuation

In accordance with state law, a town-wide property revaluation is completed in the fall. The assessed values are used to set the new tax rate in December and appear on your third and fourth quarter tax bills.