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Easton holding public hearing so residents can learn more about revaluation

Easton holding public hearing so residents can learn more about revaluation

| April 30, 2015

Residents in the small town of Easton know change is coming. And for many, it’s a scary one. With an increase in taxes on the horizon…people are feeling anxious. “Quite concerned about it actually, I’m not sure what’s going to happen or how high they’re going to go up,” said longtime resident Jason Rooney. According […]

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P.I. City Council Looks Into Tax Options

P.I. City Council Looks Into Tax Options

| April 8, 2015

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 […]

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Easton Getting Set To Hold Communitywide Revaluation of Homes and Businesses…Has Not Been Done In 22 Years

Easton Getting Set To Hold Communitywide Revaluation of Homes and Businesses…Has Not Been Done In 22 Years

| January 30, 2015

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 […]

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Town Manager Discusses Houlton Property Tax Increase

Town Manager Discusses Houlton Property Tax Increase

| July 30, 2013

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.

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Apps to Help With Taxes

Apps to Help With Taxes

| February 7, 2013

It’s that time of the year – many of us have been handed our W2 forms – meaning its about time to file our taxes. There are some apps out there for your smart phone that can help make the process quicker and easier. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli explains.

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