An abatement is a reduction in taxes. If you feel your property is overvalued and you would like to request an abatement of Property taxes please read the Instructions for requesting a Property Tax Abatement and complete the Application. Also reading the documents below are good resources as well as contacting the Assessing department with any questions. We will contact you to schedule an inspection of the property. This process is also found on your Tax Bill and the Application for Abatement. Applications for Real and Personal Property Abatements are due on Nov 1st or 30 days from the date of the first Tax Bill of the Fiscal Year, whichever is later. ABATEMENTS FOR FISCAL YEAR 2020 ARE DUE MONDAY NOVEMBER 4, 2019 @ 4PM.