2009 Taxes and Tax Rates
The 2009 Taxes and Tax Rates shown on the following pages are the rates for the tax year 2009-
68, State set by the
Education rates are set by selectboard (most often with
Commissioner of Taxes while advice of the treasurer) and are
In those towns with a local agreement rate set by the town to cover the cost of exemptions and contracts voted after June 30, 1997, the local agreement rate is included in the municipal rate.
Education Tax Rates: These rates are levied against all homestead and nonresidential property
on the education grand list.
The education tax rate is set annually by the Commissioner of
Taxes and is adjusted as follows:
Homestead Education Rate: For the tax year 2009, the base education rate of $0.87 adjusted by the district spending adjustment and by the town’s common level of
Nonresidential Education Rate:
For the tax year 2009, the base education rate of $1.36
adjusted by the town’s common level of appraisal.