Property taxes are billed each May and are due by August 31st, after this date a late fee of 1.5% will be added each month on any unpaid balance. The Town offers an early payment 1% discount if paid by July 31st (the ambulance fee is not eligible for the discount.) The property owner is responsible for ensuring that taxes are paid timely each year. Failure to receive a tax bill does not relieve the taxpayer of the responsibility for timely payment or constitute cause for cancellation of penalties. The property tax rate is billed at $.2678 per $100 of assessed value.