Are you looking for ways to make a positive impact? Does the idea of using your skills, and finding creative ways to help the town and people of Kittery, excite you? If you answered YES, then we would love for you to get involved with one of our Town Boards or Committees.
The following Kittery Town Boards and Committees are currently seeking members or alternates:
Board of Assessment Review
Do you have an interest in real estate or property tax assessment? If so, you would be a great candidate for the Board of Assessment Review! The BAR is currently seeking two alternate members. Alternate members sit on the board and participate in the event of a board member absence or if a member must recuse himself or herself from a hearing.
- The Board of Assessment Review (BAR) reviews taxpayer appeals to the tax assessor’s decision of abatement for personal or real property tax assessments within Town limits. The BAR may annually review appeals dependent on the number of and filing time of taxpayer appeals.
- Interest in real estate, property tax law or property tax assessment is helpful, although previous real estate experience is not required. In order to be qualified for the board, residents must not serve is any other local government body.
- Workshops are available annually in the Spring through the Main Municipal Association and Maine Town, City and County Management Association for those interested.
For more information on the Board of Assessment Review, click here.