Mil Rate for 2019-2020 taxes is 15.00 at 100%.
Fiscal Tax Year – July 1 – June 30
- First 1/2 due 10/25 covers July 1 – Dec 31
- Second 1/2 due 04/25 covers Jan 1 – June 30
Property Tax Payments Due October 25, 2019 and April 25, 2020
The Town of Oxford is participating in the Maine PayPort ePayment Property Tax Service. This 24/7 online service allows payment of current fiscal year real estate and personal property taxes by credit or debit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover). The PayPort will not provide you with the amount due, please use your tax bill for all pertinent information.
Please note, Maine PayPort is a third party payment processor and there is a fee to use this service. The fee is a minimum of $1.00 or 2.5%, whichever is greater.
You will need the following information to use the service.
- Account number
- Map – Lot number
- Street address of property
- Zip Code
If you are unsure of whether you have the correct information or if you owe previous year(s) taxes please contact the Town Office at (207) 539-4431.
PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS
All applications need to be submitted to the Town of Oxford Assessor by April 1st to be reviewed for the upcoming tax year.
Homestead Exemption-This program provides a measure of property tax relief for certain individuals that have owned homestead property in Maine for at least 12 months and make the property they occupy on April 1 their permanent residence. Property owners would receive an exemption of $20,000.
Veteran Exemption – A veteran who served during a recognized war period and is 62 years or older; or, is receiving 100% disability as a Veteran; or, became 100% disabled while serving, is eligible for $6,000.
Town Office Hours
Open for New Registrations
New laws are in effect to extend registrations and temporary plates until 30 days after the state of emergency extention was declared. (May 13, 2020) All new registrations and reregistrations that have expired during the state of emergency are now due by June 13, 2020.
Call us with any questions: 207-539-4431.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (Closed for lunch 12 - 1)
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM (Closed for lunch 12 - 1)
Oxford, Maine 04270
Our office will be closed on the following days
Jan 1 New Year's Day Wednesday
Jan 20 Martin Luther King Day Monday
Feb 17 Presidents' Day Monday
Apr 20 Patriots Day Monday
May 25 Memorial Day Monday
Jul 3 Independence Day Friday
Sep 7 Labor Day Monday
Oct 12 Columbus Day Monday
Nov 11 Veterans' Day Wednesday
Nov 26 Thanksgiving Thursday
Nov 27 Thanksgiving Friday
Dec 24 + 25 Christmas Thursday + Friday
All Days that Elections are held, March, June and November.
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P.O. Box 153
Oxford, Maine 04270