Massachusetts Property Tax Assessors

Town of Fairhaven, Massachusetts Tax Assessors' Office

Town of Fairhaven Assessors Phone Number
Town of Fairhaven Assessors
40 Center Street
Fairhaven Town Hall
Fairhaven, Massachusetts 02719
Town of Fairhaven Assessors Fax Number 508-979-4079 (Fax)

Where is the Town of Fairhaven Tax Assessor's Office?

The Town of Fairhaven Town of Fairhaven - Tax Assessors' Office Office is located in the Fairhaven Town Hall building in Fairhaven, Massachusetts.

Town of Fairhaven is a locality in Bristol County, Massachusetts. Unlike many other areas where property taxes are collected on a county level, Town of Fairhaven has its own tax assessor's office. If your property is located in a different Bristol County locality, see that page for tax assessor's information.

What can the Town of Fairhaven Assessor's Office do for me?

The Town of Fairhaven Tax Assessor's Office oversees the appraisal and assessment of properties as well as the billing and collection of property taxes for all taxable real estate located in Town of Fairhaven.

Contact the assessor's office if you need help with paying your property taxes, applying for a homestead exemption or other tax exemption, reporting upgrades to your home, appealing your property tax assessment, or verifying your property records.

Submitting a Town of Fairhaven property tax appeal

If you believe that your house has been unfairly overappraised (i.e. appraised at a value higher than the true market value of the property), you can attempt to get your home re-appraised at a lower value by contacting the Assessor's Office to submit a property tax appeal.

You will have to submit a form describing your property and sufficient proof that it is overassessed, including valuations of similar homes nearby as evidence. If your appeal is accepted, your home assessment (and property taxes) will be lowered as a result.

If you would like to appeal your property, call the Town of Fairhaven Assessor's Office at (508) 979 4018 and ask for a property tax appeal form. Keep in mind that property tax appeals are generally only accepted in a 1-3 month window each year.

For more information and example appeals, see how to appeal your property taxes.

Useful Town of Fairhaven Facts:

The median home value in Town of Fairhaven is between $303,662.00 and $309,538.00. Property tax rates are based on property values.