Assessor

Revaluation Status: COMPLETED

The Town of Mount Desert, working with Vision Government Solutions Inc., has completed a revaluation of all real estate, with new valuations implemented on July 1, 2022.

The 2022 assessed values represent the fair market value of the property as of April 1, 2022.

Any property owner wishing to have their new assessment reviewed by the Town Assessor may schedule an appointment:

1 - Call (207) 276-5531 between 9:00 a.m.– 4:00 p.m., Mon. – Fri.

OR

2 - Send an email request for an appointment to: assess@mtdesert.org 

OR

3 - Visit the Town Office or send mail correspondence to: 21 Sea Street, Northeast Harbor, ME 04662

If you have general questions about the revaluation process, click here for a FAQ document published by Maine Revenue Services.

Assessor's Duties:

The Assessing Office maintains a record of each property within the town.  The records contain prior ownership information, building characteristics, selling prices, copies of deeds, tax maps and aerial photographs.  The Assessor's Office maintains these records to enable appropriate and equitable assessment of property for tax purposes.  The Assessor's Office analyzes sales information to determine the accuracy of assessments, and reports the sales information to the Maine Revenue Service annually.  All of these records are open to the public for inspection during office hours. See our Tax Rate Info page for more information.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Kyle Avila Tax Assessor