The Board of Assessment Appeals (BAA) holds meetings each March after the Grand List is certified to hear real property appeals pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes.
The BAA appeal application will be available on this website and the Assessor's office website in late January. To file for a real property appeal, the application must be submitted to the Assessor’s office, with all required materials, between February 1 - February 20th.
BAA appeal hearings are held during the month of March. Hearings are in person or remote at the discretion of the BAA as needed.
Pursuant to C.G.S. Sec. 12-111 the Board may elect not to conduct an appeal hearing for any commercial, industrial, utility or apartment property with an assessed value greater than one million dollars.
The current members of the Board of Assessment Appeals are: Boka Benson (Chairman), Ann Binkley (Board Secretary), and Jacqueline Martoral.
The City Council may appoint up to (12) additional members to the Board of Assessment Appeals, for a total of (15) fifteen members, for any assessment year in which a revaluation becomes effective and for the assessment year following such year of revaluation.
• Need City Council approval.
• Terms are three years.
• Not a permanent board; they meet in March for real estate taxes; they meet in September for motor vehicle taxes.
• Members serve until a successor is appointed and has qualified.
1-27-2023 2022 Grand List BAA Application
2-1-2023 2022 BAA Public Notice