Assessor

Middlefield Town Assessor:  Christine Barta

REGULAR Hours: 
Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday: 9:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.

Christine Barta, CCMA II
Email: cbarta@middlefieldct.org
Telephone: 860-349-7111
Fax:  860-­349-7115

 

Welcome to the Assessor page on the Town of Middlefield website!  The Office of the Assessor is responsible for discovering, listing and valuing all real property, business personal property and motor vehicles located within the legal boundaries of the Town of Middlefield as of October 1 each year, in accordance with Connecticut State Statutes.

REVALUATION – 2021:
Middlefield has contracted VISION GOVERNMENT SOLUTIONS to conduct the 2021 Revaluation. Below are the steps necessary to complete this process.
STEP ONE – CURRENTLY IN PROGRESS:
Data mailers HAVE BEEN MAILED to all residential property owners containing information on your home. PLEASE return the completed questionnaire to:
Vision Government Solutions Inc., 1 Cabot Rd, Suite 100, Hudson, MA 01749 as indicated on the form.

STEP TWO:   CURRENTLY IN PROGRESS

The following VISION GOVERNMENT SOLUTIONS employees will be reviewing your property and may request information from you.  We appreciate your cooperation as this will ensure a fair and equitable value of your property.  They have a copy of a letter from the Assessor’s office and their motor vehicles have been registered with the resident State Troopers and the First Selectman’s Office.

MA plate  9JY-458White 2015 Volvo S60 – Gary Fields

CT plate  1ARRG1Silver 2013 Mazda 3 – Bill Glover

CT plate  123ZMXGreen 2015 Jeep Cherokee – Brandy Landrie

CT plate  AL33924Silver 2011 Honda Accord – Ian Downs

CT plate AH30428Black 2021 Lexus NX – Susan Alexander

CT plate   694 ZATDark Gray 2020 Honda HRV – Elizabeth (Liz) Stabile

 

This is an important step in updating and maintaining accurate details regarding your home.
Thank you very much for your cooperation.
Christine Barta, Assessor, Town of Middlefield

 

Field inspectors will also be seen throughout town, measuring and reviewing properties, taking photos of the exterior of homes and commercial properties, and conducting door-to-door building permit inspections.  They will be carrying identification, and their vehicles will be registered with the Assessor’s Office, and local Police, for your protection.

Thank you for your anticipated cooperation in this process.  If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the Assessor’s office.

GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS (GIS) MAPS:  A property may be found by either Map/Lot, Owners’ Name, or Street Address. Once you find the parcel,  information on the assessment, parcel ID, owners’ mailing address, and much more is available to you.  Please contact the Assessor if you have any questions.
Town of Middlefield GIS Maps

 

BENEFIT PROGRAMS: There are many programs available to its residents.   State and local Homeowner benefit programs for our Elderly and Disabled, as well as Veterans and Legally Blind exemptions are offered by providing proof of income and filling out the appropriate application forms.  Please refer to the tab listed above for more information.

LAND EXEMPTIONS: Also available are land exemption programs, such as Farm, Forest and Open Space.  Applications are available in the Assessor’s Office, or on the Assessor’s State Website (CAAO) under ‘forms’.

MOTOR VEHICLES:  The Assessor’s Office also processes adjustments to motor vehicles based on sale of, transfer out of state, trade in, junked, stolen, or donation, to name a few.  Please provide adequate proof by submitting a copy of the sale of the vehicle, letter of donation, DMV plate cancellation receipt, insurance cancellation, out of state registration, etc., for an adjustment to your assessment/taxes.     Other information may be requested by the Assessor for verification.

PERSONAL PROPERTY: All active businesses in town must file a Personal Property Declaration by November 1 of every year.  If you are a new business in Middlefield, please contact the Assessor’s Office, and a form will be sent to you.

For more information on any of the information or programs listed above, please feel free to contact me Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  at 860-349-7111; or leave a message and I will be happy to return your call.

Christine A. Barta, CCMA II

Assessor

     

Town Offices Address

Town of Middlefield
393 Jackson Hill Rd
P.O. Box 179
Middlefield, CT 06455

860-349-7114

General Office Hours

Monday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
*OFFICE HOURS MAY VARY. PLEASE VERIFY WITH THE SPECIFIC OFFICE.

Emergency Information

Fire - Police - Medical --- Dial 911
Police / Resident State Troopers: 860-349-9685
State Police, Troop F, Westbrook: 860-399-2100
Animal Control: 860-349-1333