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Assessment Division

The mission of the East Providence Assessment Division is to prepare the annual assessment roll (the official record of taxable and exempt property within the City of East Providence) in accordance with Rhode Island general law pertaining to chapter 44- Taxation.  While also providing the best possible service to our residents. 

The Assessment Division, under the finance department, plays a vital roll in generating the City's annual property tax bills. This divisions goal if to work diligent, annually maintaining ownership, property assessment, exemption and a variety of different data and records, responsible for accurately producing the City's real estate, tangible property and motor vehicle tax assessments and tax bills. This division maintains the City's database on pricing for real estate, tangible property and motor vehicles.

The Assessor’s overall departmental goal is to discover and list different types of property, while being familar with state law and local ordinance to accurately apply fair and equitable assessments, emphasizing objective and effective, mass appraisal techniques.

This division is also responsible for reviewing and granting property tax exemptions. Please review our exemption section to ensure you are taking advantage of any and all benefits you are entitled to on your annual property tax bill.

The Assessor's office is also where you will file a property tax appeal if you feel that the assessment of your property is not fair and equitable as of the last revaluation date of 12/31/2018. Visit  http://gis.vgsi.com/EastProvidenceRI to compare your property assessment to your neighbors or to check for an errors in your assessment. The City is scheduled for a statistical revaluation as of 12/31/2021.