Tax Assessor's Office

2022 Town Revaluation Project

Press Release: 2022 Town Revaluation


The Ridgefield Assessor’s office will be accepting applications from qualified renters for the “Rent Rebate” program from April 1, 2024 through October 1, 2024.

In order to qualify:

  1. You must be 65 years of age or older by December 31, 2023 or Totally Disabled.
  2. Qualifying income: $0 - 43,800 single $0 - 53,400 married
  3. You must provide proof of all 2023 income plus tax return, if filed
  4. You must provide proof of all rent and utilities paid for the 2023 calendar year
  5. Amount of rebate is calculated on a sliding scale based on income
  6. If application is accepted, the State will mail a check directly to applicant in November 2024

For information about the program call the State at 800-617-8889.
For applications visit the Assessor’s office.

About Us

The Assessor's Office is responsible for completing reports for the State of Connecticut. The sales assessment ratio study for the State of Connecticut is conducted through the Assessor's Office on a continual basis and is one of several factors that determines the amount of State aid the Town receives for school aid.

The Assessor's Office actively looks for out-of-state license plates on motor vehicles located in the Town of Ridgefield for the personal property tax list.

The Assessor's Office also annually audits several business accounts to determine if the personal property rendition is filed properly. In doing so, a review of a company's general ledger, fixed asset list and schedule 4562 depreciation schedule as filed with the Internal Revenue Service is performed. Businesses are contacted to list all their assets located in the Town of Ridgefield. Field inspections are made to various real estate properties, where the Assessor then performs a reappraisal of all new construction and additions. Property transfers are processed consisting of reading deeds, property descriptions, and confirming property lines.

The Assessor's Office also processes the proration of new construction permits.

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  • If you have questions regarding Tax Exemptions or Assessment related matters.

Contact the Tax Assessors Office