Office of the Tax Assessor


John S. Philip, CCMA II
City Assessor

Public office hours are now limited to 8:15am - 2pm Mon-Fri.

We encourage you to call (860)757-9640 or email


The mission of the Assessment Division is to estimate the fair market value of all real property, personal property, and motor vehicles, to establish the fair and equitable levy of local property tax. The Assessor is the local government official responsible for establishing the fair market value of all real property, personal property and motor vehicles for local property tax purposes. Property is assessed in each town as of the October 1st assessment date, pursuant to Connecticut General Statute §12-62a. The City implemented a revaluation for the October 1, 2016 Grand List. The next revaluation is scheduled for October 1, 2021. The 2020 Grand List is $4,152,961,945.

Income & Expense Form 2020(PDF, 1MB)  Due date June 1, 2021

Business Personal Property Declaration 2020(PDF, 666KB)

Leasing Declaration 2020(PDF, 111KB)

Manufacturing Machinery & Equipment Exemption Claim 2020(PDF, 64KB)

Affidavit of Business Closure/Move/Sale(PDF, 353KB)

Top 10 Taxpayers 2020 Grand List(PDF, 562KB)