Assessing & Tax


The Town Assessor's Office is responsible for discovering, listing, equalizing, and valuing all taxable property, real and personal, within the Town of Bar Harbor for the purpose of taxation. These duties and responsibilities are completed annually and must comply with Maine Taxation Statutes. This is accomplished by reviewing deeds, surveys, subdivision plans, site evaluations, declarations of value, building permits, etc.

Quick Facts:

Fiscal Year: July 1, 2023 to June 30, 2024 (FY24)

Assessment Date: April 1, 2023

Tax Due Dates: September 29, 2023 (first half) and March 29, 2024 (second half)

Certified Ratio: 100%

Current Tax Rate: 8.68

Commitment Date: August 9, 2023

Assessor's Online Database

Property record cards and assessment information can be found using the Assessor's Online Database. For questions regarding your assessment, please contact the assessing office at (207) 288-3320 or email

For instructions on how to use the online database, click here.

Property Tax Lookup

Tax information for all properties can be found using the Property Tax Lookup. For questions regarding your tax bill, please contact the Tax Collector at (207) 288-5096.

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