Misty Lake
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TAX COLLECTION

Real Estate and Personal Property taxes will be due in full by July 31, 2023 to avoid further fees; Thirty Day Notices will be processed and mailed by July 1, 2023, beginning final notification before Liens are applied.

Tax Collector: Judith Hutchinson  (term expires June 2024)

Contact: Phone 207-663-4454

E-mail: jhutch2007@yahoo.com

Taxes are committed annually on or shortly after, September 1. The tax year runs from September 1 through August 31 annually.  The Forks Plantation fiscal year is: July 1 - June 30.

Taxes are due annually on November 15. Interest is charged at 7% beginning November 16 annually.

Tax Bills are mailed to the primary owner of record. Please let the Tax Collector know if your mailing address has changed from the prior year to ensure the proper change to information and delivery.

Tax payments are accepted in the form of check or money order made payable to The Forks Plantation. All payments should be mailed to the address below:

Tax Collector
Judith Hutchinson
PO Box 77
West Forks., ME  04985

A payment receipt can be requested. Please include a self- addressed, stamped envelope to ensure proper return to you.

The Forks Plt will accept multiple payments for taxes due. If you wish to set up a payment arrangement, please contact the Tax Collector at the above phone number or email address.

It is important to note that tax revenue not collected by year end will enter the Lien status/procedure. The planation does follow the collection guidelines set forth by this process. Once the property tax Lien is recorded, the Treasurer for The Forks Plt will take over collection authority. Please contact the Treasurer for further information at 207-663-4454.

Copies of tax bills can be forwarded upon request to the Tax Collector.