Assessment Board of Review
- As needed
- Council Chambers
180 High Street
Wakefield, RI 02879
Staff Assistance is provided by the Town Assessor
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Three members and one alternate member are appointed to 3-year terms:
- William M. Salerno - Chair
- Marc Archambault
- David C. Baud
- Bradford F. Hevenor - Alternate
The Assessment Board of Review was established by Town Charter, Sections 4242 through 4246. Its procedures were established by Town Ordinance, Section 8-9 through 8-12, effective July 1, 1971.
The Board shall hear and consider the appeal of any property owner concerning the amount of his/her assessed valuation as determined by the Town Assessor. The Board shall keep an accurate record of its proceedings and decisions, which shall be available for public inspection.
The Assessment Board shall have authority to order a correction of any valuation which has been erroneously or incorrectly assessed. The Town Assessor shall make such correction, and transmit the findings to the Town Council when cancellations of taxes are necessary.
The Town Council shall provide by ordinance for the organization and procedure of the Board of Assessment Review and for the manner of receiving, considering and disposing of appeals.