Why should I pay interest on late payment when I never received my tax bill?

Under state law, failure to receive a bill does not affect the validity of the tax or any interest o fines incurred due to late payment(s). It is the responsibility of the taxpayer to secure his/her tax bill when one is not received. You can request a duplicate tax bill by call the Collector's office: 508-987-6038, ext. 1052. The request must be received early enough to allow sufficient time to avoid late charges.

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1. How do I check ownership or valuation of property i.e. Property Record Card?
2. How do I change my mailing address?
3. Where can I get a copy of a deed and/or plot plan for my property?
4. When do I file for overvaluation abatement?
5. Where do I file an abatement application?
6. When are real property tax bills mailed and payments due?
7. What do I need to do if my mortgage company pays the taxes on my property?
8. Why should I pay interest on late payment when I never received my tax bill?
9. How can I change the tax bill to my name, after purchasing a parcel of property?
10. Who is responsible for the taxes if a property is sold after January 1?
11. What should I do if I recently sold my property, but I am still receiving a tax bill?
12. Where can I go for more information?
13. Why did my taxes go up?
14. How are my taxes calculated and what do these bills represent?
15. How is my value determined?
16. Why did my value go up more than others in my neighborhood?
17. Why did my value increase more this year than past years?
18. What can I do about it?