Municipal Lien Certificate

MLC requests and payments can now be made electronically through our online payment center. 

To request a Municipal Lien Certificate (MLC), according to MGL Chapter 60, Section 23, it is required that the requestor provides the tax office with the following information:

  • Assessor Map & Parcel
  • Name and Address of Current Owner
  • Check payable to Town of Ware in the amount of $50.00 (per parcel)
  • Self-addressed stamped envelope

Request form: MLC_form.pdf / Adobe Acrobat Document

To obtain Map and Parcel information, please contact the Assessor’s Office at (413) 967-9648 Ext. 179.

Questions regarding MLCs should be directed to the Tax Office at (413) 967-9648 Ext. 178.

Mail requests and payments ($50.00 per parcel) should be sent to:

Tax Collectors Office
MLCs 126 Main Street, Suite C
Ware, MA 01082-1370