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Frequently Asked Questions
1.      I have an outstanding balance.  How much do I owe?
Please contact our office (978-369-5557).  A staff member will access your tax payment history, and will assist you.

2.      Did my bank pay my taxes?
Please contact our office (978-369-5557).  A staff member will access your tax payment history, and will assist you.

3.    I never received a bill. Why do I have to pay demand fees and interest?
M.G.L. CH60; Sec 3 & 16 states that failure to receive a bill shall not
invalidate a tax or any procedures for collection enforcement.

4.    I don't have this motor vehicle anymore; now what do I do?
Instructions on the excise bill explains the procedure.
Any abatement would be processed by the Assessing Office.

5.    I just bought a new home; when will the tax bill be issued in my name?
A new homeowner form is available from either the Assessing or
Collector's Office. Upon receipt of the deed from
either the owner or Registry of Deeds and after the next January 1st
assessment period begins (Bills due the following August 1st) the bills
will be issued in the new owners name.

Real Estate Tax bills are due August 1, November 1, February 1, and May,
1 any property owner who is concerned that they did not receive a bill
(See FAQ #3) is encouraged to contact the Collectors Office at 978-369-5557.

6.      Can I pay my taxes on-line?
Yes.  Simply click on the “Online Bill Payment” link and follow the instructions.  Please have your bill number available.  Please note that, if you elect to use a credit card, an additional fee will be assessed by the credit card service provider.  The town does not receive the fee.  Further, partial payments are not accepted using the online bill payment systems.  If you have any questions, please contact the Office at 987-369-5557.  Please note that on-line payment is only available up to the original due date of the tax.  Thereafter, please contact the Office for additional interest charges, and instructions on where to mail your payment.

 
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Town of Carlisle 66 Westford Street, Carlisle, MA 01741

Phone: 978 -369 -6155    Fax: (978) 371-0594    townhall@carlisle.mec.edu
  
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