The Town of Eastham received certification from the Department of Revenue on August 16, 2016. The new tax rate is $7.90 per thousand of assessed values. Assessments can be found on the assessors webpage. The first half tax bills will be mailed in September and are due Tuesday, November 1, 2016.
The mission of the Assessing Department is to accurately determine the value of all Real and Personal property located within the Town of Eastham for the purpose of taxation. Assessors are obligated under law to all assess all property at its full and fair cash value as of January First of each year.
The department is also responsible for the administration of all property tax data records. It maintains accurate parcel ownership data based upon recorded property transactions at the Barnstable Registry of Deeds and all map data pertinent to accurate parcel identification.