Tax Rates / General Information

For more information, Tax Books are located in the Annex, and this information goes back years.

We now utilize the Patriot System.

2019 Tax Rates

Residential Property 


Motor Vehicle


Commercial Property


Tangible/Personal Property


Retail and Wholesale Inventory is exempt from assessment.

Sewer Use Fee for a single family home is $527.99 per year for each EDU (Equivalent Dwelling Unit).
Water consumption rate is $7.64 per 1000 gallons.

Payments Methods

By mail to our lockbox at:
PO Box 844606
Boston, MA  02284-4606

Or to our Tax Collection office at:
Town of North Smithfield
Office of Tax Collector
575 Smithfield Road
North Smithfield, RI 02896

In person or drop box located at 575 Smithfield Road (after hours drop box access is through police entrance or outside drop box located at the opposite entrance on the building).

Credit card payments can be made online by clicking here or by calling (855) 722-6149.

Returned Check Fee

The Town of North Smithfield will charge the check writer a $25.00 fee for each returned check that is received.

Credit Card Fee Schedule

If you pay online using a credit card, please note the following convenience fees:








































We do not allow the taxpayer to pay over $5,000 in one transaction.

If you pay over the phone using a credit card, please note the following convenience fees:

2.95% of amount paid RP, MV TG


Sewer Use


Sewer Assessment


Commercial Water


Residential Water

Note: Interest is calculated on the total outstanding balance at a rate of 12% per annum, back to the last due date or satisfied quarter whichever is later.