If you are looking for a new home, how much money you’ll have to spend on property taxes is probably one factor you are probably considering.
Property taxes in New Hampshire are higher than many states to compensate for the lack of a sales or income tax. There is an easy way to check what the tax rate is in the various NH towns, by going to the NH Department of Revenue’s website; then clicking on the “2018 Tax Rate” link. Please note: new property tax rates are determined in the fall for the coming year; the 2018 tax rates are in effect until late in 2019. The latest tax rates are always displayed on the above site.
Massachusetts property tax rates are listed on the MA Department of Revenue’s site. The site is somewhat complicated to use; it’s a huge spreadsheet; the tax rates are over to the right.