Tax Bill Notice

Last year the Chester Assessors Department went through a software conversion for all properties. It was discovered in December that there were several discrepancies in converted property data, so Tax Bills going out the 1st of January were prepared with the prior year’s tax rate and assessed values.

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Regarding Tax Bills

Due to inconsistencies in calculated assessed values, the Town of Chester is delaying its tax rate update. We are using the current tax rate and assessed values to issue 3rd Quarter tax bills. Any increase in taxes due to tax rate/assessed values for this quarter, will be added to next…

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Town Property Sealed Bid Auction – 12/28/20 at 6:00PM

LEGAL NOTICE TOWN OF CHESTER CUSTODIAN OF TAX TITLE POSSESSIONS SALE OF TAX TITLE POSSESSION M.G.L. Chapter 60, Section 77B Monday, December 28, 2020 6:00 PM Town Hall 15 Middlefield Rd. Chester, MA 01011 Notice is hereby given that on December 28, 2020 at 6:00 PM at the Town Hall,…

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Tax Collector’s Office Closed from 9/2 – 9/20/20

The TAX COLLECTOR will be out of the office beginning on 9/2/20, returning 9/21/20. This is a total of 9 working days that this office will be closed. During this time you can send an email to mpease@townofchester.net. I will be checking emails every couple of days. Thank you for your…

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Delinquent Property Tax

Delinquent Property Tax obligations are listed at the Tax Collectors page here. These are accurate as of August 20, 2020 at 4:00pm. If taxes owed are not paid by September 30, 2020 at 12:00pm, Tax Title proceedings will begin.

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2021 Real Estate Tax Bills

2021 Real Estate tax bills were pulled from a new computer system for the 2021 Fiscal Year. Many Real Estate bills show 2 acres of land on them. This is perhaps not the case in your situation. Please be assured the $$$$ amount you are being charged is correct. This…

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