General Tax Information

Fiscal Year 2016
Tax rate: $17.54 per thousand dollars of valuation for fiscal year 2016-2017
Rate Breakdown

Town: $4.40 - 25%
County: $0.74 - 4%
School :$12.40 - 71%

Due dates: October 3, 2016 and April 3, 2017
Interest rate: 7% (Seven Percent)
Fiscal year: July 1 to June 30
Assessment date: April 1
Commitment date: August 5, 2016
Assessment ratio: 100%
Homestead Exemption


Veterans Exemption $6,000
Deadline to apply for abatement February 6, 2017
Public counter: The Assessor's office is located on the second floor of the town hall. The office maintains a public counter at which assessment information is available, including tax maps, valuation listings according to name and according to map/lot, sales lists, property cards, and real estate transfer tax forms. These may be examined during regular office hours and copies are available for a reasonable fee.


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  • Matthew Sturgis, Town Manager (contact only)
  • Phone:
  • Mailing Address:
    PO Box 6260
    Cape Elizabeth, ME
  • Business Hours: Mondays, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; Tuesdays-Fridays, 7:30 a.m.- 4 p.m.
  • Location:
    Assessing/Codes/Planning office, second floor Town Hall, 320 Ocean House Road - Directions
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