Director of Assessing / City Assessor

Karen Scammon, CMA

 

The Assessing Department maintains sales information, property deed transfers and the valuations of all Real Estate and Business Personal Property located in the City of Auburn for taxation purposes.  Your total property assessment consists of a land value, building value and a yard item value if applicable.  
 
      Our office can assist you with information on: 
 
  • Tax Relief Programs - Homestead, Veterans and Blind Exemptions;
  • Special Land Classifications - Farmland, Open Space, Tree Growth;
  • Real Estate - Map/Lot, Deed Book/Page, Property Values, Sale Price, Owner and Owner's Mailing Address, Building Description and Lot Size;
  • Business Personal Property - Business Equipment Tax Exemption (BETE), Business Equipment Tax Reimbursement (BETR), Annual Form 706 Detailed Asset List Filing;
  • Abatements and Appeals. 
 

Fiscal Year Information

  • Commitment Date:      August 11, 2015
  • Tax Rate:                    $21.25 per $1,000 of assessed value
  • State Certified Ratio:  100%
  • Abatement Deadline:   February 12, 2016

 

Tax Bill Due Dates

  • Real Estate:                 September 15, 2015 & March 15, 2016
  • Personal Property:      September 15, 2015

 

Phone:  207.333.6601 ext. 1118
Address:  60 Court Street, Auburn, Maine 04210
 
 

 Hours:  Monday thru Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm


Support Staff

Katelyn Doustout

Assessing Assistant

207.333.6601 ext. 1114
kdoustout@auburnmaine.gov
  

Joseph St. Peter, CMA

Property Tax Appraiser

207.333.6601 ext. 1110
jstpeter@auburnmaine.gov

Assessing News

We have posted the new sales and transfer list, January-April 2016
The sales and transfers list has been updated through the end of March 31
Notice of hearings, Board of Assessment Review
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