assessing division

Karen Scammon, CMA - City Assessor


Assessing 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. 

      New Property Owners, click here for information about your mailing address, tax bill, and more.

2018/2019 Fiscal Year Information

  • Commitment Date:      July 25, 2018
  • Mil Rate:                      $23.68 per $1,000 of assessed value
  • State Certified Ratio:  100%
  • Homestead Amount:   -$20,000 (taken off assessed value) or -$473.60 (in tax dollars)
  • Abatement Deadline:   January 26, 2019


Tax Bill Due Dates

  • Real Estate:                 September 17, 2018 & March 15, 2019
  • Personal Property:      September 17, 2018


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, CMA


207.333.6601 ext. 1114

Joseph St. Peter, CMA-2

Deputy Assessor

207.333.6601 ext. 1110

Assessing News

Weather reminder, Taylor Pond informational meetings
The Assessing Division is holding two public meetings concerning the upcoming valuation study
Here are the real estate sales and transfers through August 2018
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