Assessor: Lynn M. Byberg. CCMA II
1 Municipal Drive
Canterbury, CT 06331
Office Hours: The Assessor is in the office on Monday, Tuesday & Thursday during regular Town Hall office hours. On Wednesday, the counter computer, maps, and sales books are available for the public but there is no staff available for assistance.
*** Assessor will be out of the office for the week of 2/27/2017 ***
The Assessor's office is primarily responsible for preparing the Town's Grand List. The Grand List is generated each year as of October 1 and is a record of all taxable and tax exempt property. Taxable property includes real estate and personal property, including motor vehicles. The office is also responsible for maintaining the assessor maps and data about all properties, and for applying tax exemptions or abatements such as the veterans, disabled, elderly, blind and PA 490 programs.
Please call the Assessor's Office to find out more information about these programs or to set up an appointment.
The 2015 Revaluation notices were mailed on November 9, 2015. Anyone with questions or concerns should stop in or call the Assessor's Office.
Field card data is available at: http://gis.vgsi.com/canterburyct/
Mapping data is available at: http://gis.neccog.org/NECCOG/rc/
If you wish to appeal your assessment at the regular meeting of the Board of Assessment Appeals in March 2017, petitions to the Board of Assessment Appeals must be made by February 16, 2017. Forms are available below.
Please check the list of available forms below.
- 2015 Revaluation Information
- Petition Form to the Board of Assessment Appeals
- Motor Vehicle Affadavit
- Active Duty Service Members Motor Vehicle Exemption
- PA490 Farm Application
- PA490 Forest Application
- PA490 Open Space Application
- PA490 Statutes
- Personal Property Farm Machinery Exemption Form 2016
- Personal Property FULL Declaration 2016
- Personal Property MV Form 2016
- Personal Property SHORT Declaration 2016
- Sales 10-01-2015 to 9-30-2016
- Sales 10-01-2016 to Current
- Sales 10/1/2014-9/30/2015
- Tax Exemption for Motor Vehicles Modified for Physically Disabled
- Totally Disabled Application