What are examples of “Personal Property” that I must declare?

Generic or typical equipment and furniture that most businesses would have:

  • Answering Machine (Code 16: Equipment)
  • Hand-held calculator (Code 16: Equipment)
  • Briefcase (Code 16: Equipment)
  • Laptop (Code 20: Computer)
  • Computer (Code 20: Computer)
  • Printer (Code 16: Equipment)
  • Copier (Code 16: Equipment)
  • Business cards/invoices/stationery (Code 23: Supplies)
  • Magnetic Car Door Sign(s) (Code 24a: Other)
  • Sign(s) (Code 24a: Other)
  • Cash register (Code 16: Equipment)
  • Pens/pencils/paper clips/etc (Code 23: Supplies)
  • Cell phone (Code 16: Equipment)
  • Desk and desk chair (Code 16: Furniture)
  • Coffee machine (Code 24a: Other)
  • Refrigerator (Code 16: Equipment)
  • Specialty equipment (Code 24a: Other)
  • Fax machine (Code 16: Equipment)
  • Storage cabinet (Code 16: Furniture)
  • Filing cabinet (Code 16: Furniture)
  • Telephone (Code 16: Equipment)

There are more examples on Pages 4, 5, and 6 of the Personal Property Declaration.

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1. Who is required to file a Personal Property Declaration?
2. What must be declared to the Assessor’s Office?
3. What is Personal Property?
4. What are goods, chattels and effects?
5. What are examples of “Personal Property” that I must declare?
6. I just do some work part-time. Do you really think I am a business?
7. How do I complete the Personal Property Declaration?
8. Do I have to file a Personal Property Declaration every year?
9. When do I have to file the Personal Property Declaration?
10. What happens if I file late?
11. Can I get an extension?
12. What if I don’t file the Personal Property Declaration?
13. Does my signature need to be notarized?
14. How is the Personal Property Assessment calculated?
15. How is the original cost determined?
16. What if I don’t remember what I paid for these things?
17. What if I don’t know what these things cost because they were gifts?
18. Can anyone see my Personal Property Declaration?
19. How do I appeal my Personal Property Assessment?
20. What if I sold, closed or moved my business out of Wolcott?