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Building Permit User Group

We’re planning to have a combination new user session and user group at our Chichester office on Thursday, August 15, 2019, at 9:30 AM. We’ll spend a couple hours reviewing the following topics and, as typically happens, following wherever user … Continue reading

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Warning re: Sketchy Links to the Avitar Assessing Kiosk

We will soon be implementing some changes on the Avitar Assessing Kiosk web site (data.avitarassociates.com) designed to eliminate warnings some visitors to the site may see in their web browsers. As many of your municipal web sites have links directing … Continue reading

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Warning re: Sketchy Links to Your Tax Kiosk

We have recently implemented some changes on the Avitar Tax Kiosk web site designed to eliminate warnings some visitors to the site may see in their web browsers. Consequently, you and/or your web site administrator should check to make sure … Continue reading

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Alert for Towns *With* RSA 72:81 Exemptions and *Without* Avitar Tax Collect

We are in the process of distributing updates for Avitar Assessing and Tax Collect that, among other things, enable proper calculation and presentation of property tax bills for municipalities that have adopted the RSA 72:81 Commercial & Industrial Construction Exemption. … Continue reading

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Alert for Towns with RSA 72:81 Exemptions Who Print Tax Bills Off-Site

We are in the process of distributing updates for Avitar Assessing and Tax Collect that, among other things, enable proper calculation and presentation of property tax bills for municipalities that have adopted the RSA 72:81 Commercial & Industrial Construction Exemption. … Continue reading

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2018 MS-1 DRA Request re: Exemptions

We had a call from DRA today about the “Amount granted per exemption” amounts appearing on the MS-1 for Blind and Disabled exemptions in┬ámunicipalities that not only have not granted any of those exemptions but also have not even adopted … Continue reading

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2018 MS-1 Report

August typically has been the time when we need to quickly implement any MS-1 Report changes mandated by DRA and then distribute the software update in time for you to submit your MS-1 by September 1st. This year (mercifully) there … Continue reading

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New Tools for Paperless Billing on the Tax Kiosk

Those of you with the Comprehensive Tax Kiosk option offer taxpayers paperless billing notifications from your tax kiosk. During the last billing cycle we received calls from some of you inquiring about the status of paperless mail batches and the … Continue reading

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MS-61 and Refund Abatements

I left out one item from yesterday’s post. If you have done any refund abatements in 2017 you should call us for a script that will fix how they are accounted for on your 2017 MS-61 Report, particularly if they … Continue reading

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Tax Collect Year End Notes

We want to pass along a few reminders and news items as we approach the end of 2017. Following is a summary of options for those of you with a fiscal year ending on December 31st, a few tutorials and … Continue reading

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