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Bay Restoration Fee - Financial Hardship - Exemption
Only Owner Occupied Residential properties will be eligible for the "BRF Financial Hardship Exemption" and can have BRF Credit of $5.00 applied to their utility bill, each month, for the balance of the exemption year.
An Exemption Year coincides with the Federal Fiscal Year of October 1st of each year thru September 30th of the following year. There is no retroactive appplication of the BRF Credit.
Applicants can download the Hardship Application below and must submit the application along with supporting documentation that they satisfy at least two (2) of the eligibility criteria.
City of Cumberland - "Bay Restoration Fee - Financial Hardship Application" This application can also be obtained from the Tax and Utility Office in City Hall, 57 N. Liberty Street, Cumberland, Maryland 21502, and their contact number is 301-759-6409.
A new application must be submitted each exemption year (October 1st thru September 30th) by September 15th of the exemption year.
Financial Statements and Audits
The 2015 City Real Property Tax Sale is currently being coordinated with the Allegany County Tax & Utility office. More information is available at this web page:
FY 2015 Approved Budgets:
FY 2014 Approved Budgets:
FY 2013 Approved Budgets:
General Fund 2013 Approved Budget
You may request access to a list of outstanding taxes due by email. Please use the "Download Taxes Outstanding Files" link to the left of this page or click here.