TOWN OF COVENTRY
All persons liable to pay a tax to the Town of Coventry for the October 1, 2019 grand list are hereby notified to file with the Assessor on or before Friday November 1, 2019, a written or printed list signed and sworn to of all personal property owned by them, pursuant to sections 12-40 and 12-42 of the Connecticut State Statutes. Personal property includes commercial furniture and fixtures, machinery, unregistered motor vehicles and trailers, snowmobiles, tractors livestock, etc.
Those failing to file a list will be charged a penalty of twenty-five percent addition according to law. No one will be required to declare real estate or registered motor vehicles. Declaration forms may be obtained from the links below or from the Assessor's Office. All who are physically unable to appear are requested to notify us.
Filing a Declaration
Declarations may be received from the Assessor's Office after October 1. The deadline for filing the 2019 personal property declarations is Friday, November 1, 2019. Those who must a file a declaration are those with a business or home occupation, those with heavy equipment, unregistered motor vehicles, horses, farm equipment, etc. Manufacturing equipment is also available for exemption.
- M-28 Farm Machinery Exemption Application (PDF)
- Declaration Full Form (PDF)
- Declaration MV Form (PDF)
- Declaration Short Form (PDF)
If you are unsure about whether or not you should be filing a declaration or need help completing your declaration, please contact us by calling 860-742-4067.