State Statute requires all persons (residents and
non-residents) of taxable personal property in the Town of Ledyard or within the Indian Reservation
Boundaries to file with the Assessor a sworn declaration of all such personal
property owned or leased by them on the 1st day of October.
Personal property consists of non-registered and out of
state motor vehicles; trailers, horses; ponies; construction equipment,
machinery, commercial furniture, fixtures and equipment, electronic data
processing equipment, farm and mechanic’s machinery and tools, consumable
supplies and all other taxable property not mentioned. Declaration forms are mailed to all parties
appearing on the previous Grand List and must be returned by November 1st. Forms for new businesses are available upon
request. Failure to file such a declaration
by November 1st will result in an additional 25% penalty.