The 1st and 2nd quarter Fiscal Year 2019 Preliminary Real Estate and Personal Property Tax bills were mailed out on June 30. This is to remind you that FY2019 1st Quarter Real Estate and Personal Property taxes are now due and payable. The due date for the 1st quarter’s bills is August 1, 2018. Payments received after that date will be charged interest and fees.

If you have questions regarding your bill you may call (978) 544-5775 and leave a message stating your name, phone number and the address of your property. You may also email your request for information to newsalemtax. Questions regarding the assessed value of your property, abatements or exemptions should be directed to the Assessors at (978) 544-5814 or newsalemassessors.

Non-cash payments may be deposited in the tax payment drop box located in front of the town hall or mailed to the Tax Collector’s office at 24 S. Main St., New Salem, MA 01355. Payments may also be scheduled or paid online at Cash payments (exact change, please) may be made during the Tax Collector’s office hours at 24 S. Main Street on Tuesdays 5-7pm and Thursdays 10am-Noon. Money orders may be used in lieu of cash payments.

Assessment information and abatement forms can be found on the Assessors’ page.