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Property Taxes Due on April 1, 2020

The second installment of the 2020 Fiscal Year Real Estate and Personal Property Tax is due on Wednesday, April 1, 2020.  

Payments may be made in person or by mail addressed to the Tax Collector, Town of Rumford, 145 Congress Street, Rumford, ME 04276 and payable to the Town of Rumford.  If paying by mail, please enclose the payment stub from the tax bill, or as much information as possible on the account (acct#, address, map/lot, etc.)  If requesting a receipt, enclose a self addressed, stamped envelope.  The town also accepts payments online through a third party payment service. Click here to pay online.  Third party fees apply to all online transactions.

INTEREST AT 7% PER ANNUM CHARGED STARTING THE DAY AFTER EACH DUE DATE.

Motor Vehicle Agent fee increase on November 1, 2019

In accordance with state law, LD 917 amended, “An Act Increasing Municipal Agent Fees for motor Vehicle Fees”, The Town of Rumford has adjusted the BMV Agent Fees effective November 1, 2019.

A $5.00 Agent Fee will be collected for each re-registration and $6.00 for each new registration issued to residents of the municipality.

This Agent Fee can avoided by completing the registration at the Motor Vehicle Branch Office where there is no agent fee required.

2020 Tax Club Applications are now available

The Rumford Tax Club provides taxpayers an alternative way to pay their Real Estate Property Taxes.  Residential property owners who enroll before September 30, 2019 will have the opportunity to make 8 monthly, interest free, tax payments, for the 2020 fiscal tax year.   A copy of the Tax Club Rules and Regulations and Application and Agreement are available below. The completed Agreement must be returned to the Tax Office by September 30, 2019 to be eligible for enrollment. Certain terms and conditions apply.

Tax Club Rules and Regulations

Tax Club Application and Agreement

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RUMFORD REVALUATION

 Click here Revaluation of all Rumford real estate will resume soon after Memorial Day Weekend. Assessors from R.J.D. Appraisal will visit each property. Assessors’ visits will not be individually scheduled or announced. Representatives from R.J.D. Appraisal will have identification cards and a yellow placard on their car’s dashboard. For reference you may find the link (above) for, assessor photos and vehicle descriptions.