Tax Billing

FY23 Real Estate and Personal Property 3rd and 4th Quarter tax bills

The 3rd and 4th quarter Fiscal Year 2023 Real Estate and Personal Property Tax bills were mailed on December 31, 2022. The 3rd quarter bills are due February 1, and 4th quarter bills are due May 1. 

Questions regarding the assessed value of your property, abatements/exemptions, forms, or address/owner changes should be directed to the Assessors at (978) 544-5814 or or the new chat feature on the Assessors' page.

For the quickest response to questions about paying your bill, email the Tax Collector at You can also leave a message for the Collector at (978) 544-5775. Be sure to include your name, phone number or email, and the address of your property.

To look up tax bills for current or prior years or to make online payments using a credit card, debit card, or bank payment, click the Online Payments and Bill Lookup link on the homepage. You can use this feature whether or not you plan to pay the bill online.

Non-cash payments may be deposited in the 24hr Tax Payment drop box located in front of the Town Hall at 15 S. Main St. or mailed to the Tax Collector, 24 S. Main St., New Salem, MA 01355. You can use money orders or postal orders in place of cash. Cash payments (exact change, please) may be made during office hours on Thursdays from 10:00am to Noon.