Performs administrative functions necessary to support Department operations including accounting, purchasing, judicative and administrative hearings, legislative support, fleet and facility maintenance, human resources and project management.
Conducts audits of tax returns of individuals, partnerships, estates, trusts, corporations, and documents filed with the Department to ensure compliance with New Hampshire tax laws and rules.
Central Tax Services Unit
Provides general assistance to the public for all taxes administered by the
Initiates collection activities in pursuit of delinquent tax returns and payments for
all taxes administered by the Department.
Document Processing Division
Receives, sends, processes, stores, and retrieves all tax documents,
return payments and electronic transactions filed with the Department.
Municipal Services Division
Establishes and approves municipal, school, county and village district tax
rates. Provides technical assistance, relative to taxation and finance, to the political subdivisions of the state; and prescribes a uniform chart of accounts for all municipalities, schools, counties and village districts.
Office of Information Technology (Embedded Personnel)
Designs, develops and maintains computerized systems to support the administration of taxes and to automate labor intensive functions.
Property Appraisal Division
Assists and educates municipalities with the methods of appraisal and assessment of real property. Provides appraisal revaluation services statewide to municipalities.
Equalizes the local assessed valuation of each municipality to bring such valuations to the full and true market value of the property. Advises and assists municipalities and taxpayers in full and true appraisals and timely collection of timber yield tax. Appraises public utility and railroad property for equalization, as well as local tax purposes. A ssists local municipalities with the administration of the Current Use law