Chapter 61 Programs

The Chapter 61, and related 61A and 61B, programs are designed to help you with the cost to maintain farms, natural areas, and working forests. If you and your family have a long-term approach to the management of your land, please contact Your Service Forester or download the Chapter 61 Programs booklet to determine which program is right for you. 

Chapter 61 Program booklet (PDF) - download here

Mass.gov Forest Tax Program (State website) - very resourceful website.