Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 59, Section 2, states that "all property, real and personal, situated within the commonwealth, and all personal property of the inhabitants of the commonwealth wherever situated, unless expressly exempt, shall be subject to taxation..."
In Deerfield, Property Assessment is overseen by a board of Assessors, each elected to a three-year term. The Assessors meet monthly (check the calendar for the next meeting). To get on the agenda, please call to make an appointment with the Assessors Clerk.
2018 Tax Rates
- Property Tax $15.95 / thousand evaluation
- South Deerfield Water 1.20 / thousand evaluation
- South Deerfield Fire 1.09 / thousand evaluation
- Deerfield Fire .62 / thousand evaluation
Automobile Excise Tax:
|Karen Menard||Assessors Clerk|
Board of Assessors
Charles A. Shattuck, III
Francis G. Sobieski