Board of Assessors

Staff/ Members

Karen LaClair, Chair
Term ends 2017
Anthony Ostroski
Term Ends 2018
Jacqueline Cashin
Term ends 2019
Carlene Hayden, Assessors' Clerk

Contact

Phone: 

413-339-8586, x2

FAX: 

413-339-0320

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 337
Charlemont, MA 01339

Responsibilities

Property assessment.
Abutters list.
Abatement and exemption applications.

Office Hours

Monday: 8:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M.Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30 A.M-4:00 P.M.Friday: 8:30 A.M-12:30 P.M.

Meeting Schedule

1st Monday of the month at 7:00 in the Assessor's office

Next Meeting

Additional Information

 

Information

 

Assessment Data

The Community Software Consortium has provided on-line public access to the Charlemont Assessors' data.

Public Access  to Assessment Data: http://epas.csc-ma.us/PublicAccess/Charlemont.

Please take advantage of our new online GIS tax mapping site: www.caigisonline.com/charlemontma

 

Motor Vehicle Excise Tax

Motor Vehicle Information

 

 

Applications for personal exemption from real estate taxes are mailed out in November each year to those who applied for or received an exemption last year. Applications are available in the Assessors Office or by calling 413-339-8586 x2 to request one. Please note that the Assessors have voted the local option to increase the allowable income & asset limits as well as decreasing the age requirement from 70 to 65 for the senior exemption. Please click the link below to view or download an application.

Personal Exemption Applications [323 KB] (brochures are available for download below): 

 

Chapter Application Email Authorization

Chapter 61 Application

Chapter 61A Application

Chapter 61B Application

Annual applications for Chapter 61A & 61B must be postmarked or hand delivered by October 1 each year. Chapter 61applications are due postmarked or hand delivered by September 30. Applications are available in the Assessors Office or here on the town website. Or if you wish to be emailed your Chapter 61, 61A or B application annually, fill out the Chapter Application Email Authorization form and return to our office.

Property Owner’s Acknowledgement of Rights and Obligations under Classified Forest Land Program

Property Owner’s Acknowledgement of Rights and Obligations under Classified Agricultural or Horticultural Land Program

Property Owner’s Acknowledgement of Rights and Obligations under Classified Recreational Land Program

 

 

Tax Rate

Residential: $20.20
Commercial, Industrial: $20.20
Personal Property: $20.20

 

Common Forms

Commonly Requested Forms for the Board of Assessors 
  1. Forms of List:

  2. Motor Vehicle Abate Application [117KB]

  3. Real/Personal Property Abate Application [85KB]

  4. Applications for Chapter 61 [22KB]Chapter 61A [28KB], or Chapter 61B [26KB] status (forest, recreational or farm land)

 

  5. Farm Plate Excise Exemption Application [50KB]

 

Tax Maps

The following tax maps have been made available by the Board of Assessors for folks to download and print. Opening the index first allows you to narrow in on the map of interest by number - then access the corresponding numbered file. 

The Board of Assessors announce access to the new online GIS tax mapping site: www.caigisonline.com/charlemontma. It’s got some great features! Check out Charlemont in this new interactive way! The tool does rely on Microsoft Silverlight technology which must be available for the site to function properly.

Map Index  
   
Map 1 Map 11
Map 2 Map 12
Map 3  Map 13
Map 4 Map 14
Map 5 Map 15
Map 6 Map 16
Map 7 Map 17
Map 8 Map 18
Map 9 Map 19
Map 10 Map 20
   

 

Minutes

2017
Jan 30 2017 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_1-30-17_appr_2-27-17.pdf 106.86 KB
Jan 9 2017 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_1-9-17_appr_2-27-17.pdf 114.2 KB
2016
Dec 5 2016 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_12-5-16_appr_12-21-16.pdf 78.09 KB
Dec 5 2016 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_12-5-16_appr_12-21-16.pdf 78.09 KB
Nov 21 2016 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_11-21-16_appr_12-5-16.pdf 81.17 KB
Oct 19 2016 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_10-19-16_appr_11-21-16.pdf 81.39 KB
Sep 22 2016 - 7:00pm
09-22-16_all_boards.pdf 7.01 KB
Sep 12 2016 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_9-12-16_appr_10-3-16.pdf 82.82 KB
Aug 15 2016 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_8-15-16_appr_9-12-16.pdf 80.02 KB
Jul 18 2016 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_7-18-16_appr_8-15-16.pdf 84.76 KB
Jun 6 2016 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_6-6-16_appr_7-18-16.pdf 82.06 KB
May 2 2016 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_5-2-16_appr_6-6-16.pdf 212.03 KB
Mar 28 2016 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_3-28-16_appr_5-2-16.pdf 206.86 KB
Feb 22 2016 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_2-22-16_appr_3-28-16.pdf 220.86 KB
Jan 11 2016 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_1-11-16_appr_2-22-16.pdf 212.33 KB
2015
Dec 14 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_12-14-15_appr_2-22-16.pdf 211.58 KB
Nov 30 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_11-30-15_appr_12-14-15.pdf 207.53 KB
Nov 9 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_11-9-15_appr_12-14-15.pdf 211.59 KB
Oct 26 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_10-26-15_appr_11-9-15.pdf 81.39 KB
Sep 28 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_9-28-15_appr_10-26-15.pdf 83.35 KB
Sep 14 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_9-14-15_appr_9-28-15.pdf 79.75 KB
Aug 31 2015 - 9:30am
boa_minutes_8-31-15_appr_9-14-15.pdf 153.01 KB
Jul 27 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_7-27-15_appr_8-31-15.pdf 117.47 KB
Jun 22 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_6-22-15_appr_8-31-15.pdf 77.75 KB
Jun 8 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_6-8-15_appr_6-22-15.pdf 26.46 KB
May 11 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_5-11-15_appr_6-8-15.pdf 21.19 KB
Apr 27 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_4-27-15_appr_5-11-15.pdf 24.26 KB
Apr 13 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_4-13-15_appr_4-27-15.pdf 20.14 KB
Mar 23 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_3-23-15_appr_4-13-15.pdf 24.04 KB
Mar 9 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_3-9-15_appr_4-13-15.pdf 23.12 KB
Feb 17 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_2-17-15_appr_3-9-15.pdf 26.26 KB
Jan 12 2015 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_1-12-15_appr_2-17-15.pdf 20.52 KB
2014
Dec 22 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_12-22-14_appr_1-12-15.pdf 22.99 KB
Nov 10 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_11-10-14_appr_11-24-14.pdf 26.6 KB
Oct 27 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_10-27-14_appr_11-10-14.pdf 26.91 KB
Sep 22 2014 - 7:30pm
boa_minutes_9-22-14_appr_10-27-14.pdf 23.69 KB
Sep 22 2014 - 7:00pm
abm_minutes_092214.pdf 95.07 KB
Sep 8 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_9-8-14_appr_9-22-14.pdf 26.45 KB
Aug 25 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_8-25-14_appr_9-8-14.pdf 22.34 KB
Aug 11 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_8-11-14_appr_8-25-14.pdf 21.29 KB
Jul 28 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_7-28-14_appr_8-11-14.pdf 28.07 KB
Jun 23 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_6-23-14_appr_7-28-14.pdf 25.31 KB
Jun 9 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_6-9-14_appr_6-23-14.pdf 21.98 KB
May 12 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_5-12-14_appr_6-9-14.pdf 21.49 KB
Apr 28 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_4-28-14_appr_5-12-14.pdf 18.31 KB
Apr 14 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_4-14-14_appr_4-28-14.pdf 22.51 KB
Mar 24 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_3-24-14_appr_4-14-14.pdf 29.05 KB
Mar 24 2014 - 7:00am
3-24-14_abm_minutes.pdf 97.13 KB
Mar 10 2014 - 7:00pm
boa_minutes_3-10-14_appr_3-24-14.pdf 25.19 KB
Feb 24 2014 - 7:30pm
boa_minutes_2-24-14_appr_3-10-14.pdf 24 KB

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Chapter Application Email Authorization57.36 KB
Chapter 61 Application36.18 KB
Chapter 61A Application42.99 KB
Chapter 61 B Application42.89 KB
Charitable Organization Form of List390.62 KB
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Personal Exemption Application323.31 KB
Real/ Personal Property Abatement Form85.19 KB
Farm Plate Excise Exemption50.46 KB
TAXPAYER’S GUIDE TO LOCAL PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS: VETERANS257.82 KB
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Property Owner’s Acknowledgement of Rights and Obligations under Classified Forest Land Program150.41 KB
Property Owner’s Acknowledgement of Rights and Obligations under Classified Agricultural or Horticultural Land Program82.5 KB
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Elderly43.75 KB
Motor Vehicle Excise Abatement Application78.33 KB
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