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Property Tax Filing Changes In Maine

ONESOURCE, ONESOURCE Property Tax August 3, 2012

Companies who file property tax returns under the Maine Business Equipment Tax Reimbursement Program (BETR) will no longer be receiving the application booklets in the mail. In order to obtain a copy applicants can locate their booklet online at In addition to this change taxpayers filing appeal petitions in Maine must, within 60 days of receiving the assessment or determination, submit a request for reconsideration to:  Division Reconsideration, Maine Revenue Services, PO Box 1060, Augusta, ME 04332-1060.  A “Petition for Reconsideration” form is available on the MRS website . This new procedure replaces the prior one that required requests be filed with the MRS Appellate Division (The Appellate Division ceased to exist on 7/1/12).