Town Administrator

NH DRA ANNOUNCES PUBLIC FORUMS REGARDING CURRENT USE

Town Administrator

Posted Oct 19, 2012

PRESS RELEASE

 

Per RSA 79-A:3, the Current Use Board will be holding a series of (3) public forums across the state to hear questions and comments from the general public pertaining to current use practices and rates.  At the forums, the Board will present its preliminary proposal for current use tax rates for the coming year which include changes to the forestland assessment ranges.

 

A representative from the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service will make a brief presentation at each forum on the use of the Soil Potential Index in farmland assessments, and how landowners can obtain an SPI for their property.

 

Taxpayers are encouraged to attend one of the following forums:

 

Thursday, November 8, 2012 – Lancaster, North Country Resource Center, 629B Main Street, 4:30 p.m.

 

Tuesday, November 13, 2012 – Keene Public Library (Kay Fox Room), 60 Winter Street, 6:30 p.m.

 

Friday, November 16, 2012 – Concord, NH Department of Revenue, 109 Pleasant Street, 9:00 a.m.

 

Regular Current Use Board meeting will immediately follow the public forum on November 16, in Concord.

 

Written comments can be e-mailed to cub@rev.state.nh.us or mailed to:

 

NH Department of Revenue

Attn:  Current Use Board

PO Box 487

Concord, NH  03301