Tax Rate

Dover’s FY 2018 tax rate of $12.84 has been reviewed and approved by the Department of Revenue.

Tax bills will be mailed in late December, with the first of two final payments due on February 1, 2018. Applications for abatement of the real estate or personal property tax must also be submitted to the Board of Assessors by February 1, 2018.  For personal exemptions, the application deadline is April 1, 2018.

As required, the Town has completed its interim year assessment update for FY 2018 reflecting values as of January 1, 2017. The average single family residential valuation is $1,142,533; the median is $969,400.

FY 2018 VALUATION LIST

If you have any questions about your bill or would like further information concerning abatements or exemptions, please contact the Assessors’ Office at 508-785-0032, ext. 223.

Fiscal Year Tax Rate History
2018 $12.84
2017 $13.05
2016 $12.88
2015 $12.70
2014 $13.08
2013 $12.80
2012 $11.92
2011 $11.70
2010 $10.92
2009 $9.86
2008 $9.75
2007 $9.20
2006 $9.10
2005 $8.44
2004 $9.01
2003 $9.18
2002 $9.80
2001 $11.34
2000 $11.38
1999 $10.68
1998 $12.02
1997 $9.35
1996 $11.35
1995 $12.65
1994 $12.25
1993 $11.86
1992 $10.90
1991 $8.92
1990 $8.11
1989 $13.34
1988 $12.53
1987 $11.26
1986 $10.75
1985 $15.80
1984 $15.30
1983 $14.80