For years the City of Presque Isle has balanced local property taxes with the amount of money received from the state as part of the Municipal Revenue Sharing program. “It’s the last part of the budget we put together,” said Presque Isle City Manager Jim Bennett. “We get the revenue sharing figure, then we adjust […]
Easton Getting Set To Hold Communitywide Revaluation of Homes and Businesses…Has Not Been Done In 22 Years
Easton residents will be seeing an increase in their taxes. Town officials say its unavoidable. Shawn Cunningham explains why. Easton Easton residents will be getting a visitor who is going door to door through the summer. Its not AVON calling, but a home assessor. Every Easton home is set to be revalued, a process that […]
A recent rise in property taxes has folks in Houlton unhappy. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli sat down with the town manager today — who explains why the increase happened.
Folks came together earlier this week in Caribou looking to make some changes in the town. We’ve been telling you about the recent tax revaluation there, and many residents are unhappy, saying they can’t afford paying higher taxes on their homes. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli reports.