Board of Assessors & Assessors Department

FY 2017 Tax Rates

The City of Springfield has set tax rates for FY 2017:
Residential Property Rate:   $19.66 per $1,000 of value
Commercial/Industrial/Personal Property Rate:  $39.07 per $1,000 of value
Download the FY 2017 tax information sheet >>

2017 Overvalue Applications

The last day to file Fiscal Year 2017 Overvalue Applications for Abatements on both Real and Personal Property valuations is February 1, 2017. If your application is not filed by the close of business on February 1, 2017, you lose all rights to an abatement and, persuant to Massachusetts General Laws, the Assessors cannot grant you one. An application is considered timely filed when received by the close of business in the Assessors Office or mailed by US Mail, first class postage pre-paid to the proper address of the Assessors on or before February 1, 2017 as shown by the postmark made by the United States Postal Service.

Personal Property Overvalue Application

Real Estate Overvalue Application

FY2017 Statutory Exemption Apps and Guidelines

Motor Vehicle Abatements

Motor Vehicle Abatement form

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have a question, please review the following FAQs.

Property Cards Updated for FY 2017

Real Estate property cards have been updated for FY 2017, with descriptions as of June 30, 2016, and values as of Jan 1, 2016

Page last updated:  Thursday, January 05, 2017 10:40 am