The Board of Abatement meets 1-2 times/year to hear requests for abatement of property taxes, water/sewer charges, late fees, and/or interest. Abatement requests must meet at least one of the criteria as laid out in state statute: https://legislature.vermont.gov/statutes/section/24/051/01535.
Abatement hearing requests can be submitted in writing to the City Clerk at PO Box 418, Barre VT 05641, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Board is made up of Justices of the Peace, Councilors, Clerk/Treasurer, and City Assessor.
Contact the Clerk's office with any questions at (802) 476-0242 or email@example.com.