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Matt Thomas delivers presentation entitled “Don’t Drop The Baton – Successfully Collecting Tax Titles” at Norfolk Suffolk Counties Assessors Association Spring Meeting


Matt would like to thank Dennis Fliss, Town Assessor for the Town of Walpole, and the members of the Norfolk Suffolk Counties Assessors Association for their hospitality yesterday at the Association’s Spring Meeting where Matt presented “Don’t Drop the Baton – Successfully Collecting Tax Titles”, a presentation on the role of the Assessors Office in facilitating municipal efforts to collect outstanding real estate tax payments.  During the presentation Matt discussed the entire real estate tax collection process from assessment through sale of tax possessions. Matt also stressed the importance of maintaining current and accurate assessors’ maps and current property owner information  as well as the importance of assessing the parcel as shown on the assessors’ map. Also speaking at the Spring Meeting were Joanne Graziano, Bureau Chief of the Massachusetts Department of Revenue’s Bureau of Local Assessment and Lane Partridge, Co-Chair of the MAAO Legislative Committee. If you would like a copy of Matt’s presentation please contact us at mjt@mjthomaslaw.com.

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