*STAR - 2016 Legislation Change Announcement :
All owners purchasing a home after March 1, 2015 will receive a denial letter for STAR and must register online with the state at www.tax.ny.gov. The duties of the Assessor are to locate, identify and value property in the Town for the purpose of distributing taxes, in accordance with the Real Property Tax Law of New York State.
The Assessor also administers and process exemptions, the most common types being: Solar, Veteran, Existing Enhanced Star (Senior over 65), Existing Star, Clergy Business, Railroad, Agricultural Building and Forest.
Wholly exempt properties include: Exemptions for religious, educational, municipal-owned properties, state and federally owned property and fire district property.
New Star Rules info: https://www.tax.ny.gov/star/default.htm
2018 Final Assessment Roll: Download
2017 Final Assessment Roll: Download
2016 Final Assessment Roll: Download
2015 Final Assessment Roll: Download
2014 Final Assessment Roll: Download
2013 Final Assessment Roll: Download
Important Dates on the Assessment Calendar
MARCH 1: Taxable status day-property is valued, as of this date, for condition and ownership. Also, all exemptions must be filed with the Assessor's Office by this date.
MAY 1: Date of completion of the Tentative Assessment Roll. The Assessor shall complete and file this roll with the Town Clerk.
GRIEVANCE DAY-4th TUESDAY IN MAY: 10 days prior to Assessor shall mail a change in Assessment to property owner. Board of Assessment Review will meet to hear complaints related to assessments.
Helpful Hints for Grievances
RP524 Sample Form
RP524-Form for filing Real Property Assessment Complaint
JULY 1: Date of completion of Final Assessment Roll. Upon completion of the Final Assessment Roll, it is filed with the Town Clerk.
Assessor's Office Forms
RP524 ins - Instructions for filing complaints on Real Property Assessments: Download
RP524 - Form for filing Real Propery Assessment Complaint: Download
RP458A - Alternative Veterans Exemption: Download
RP458 Adi - Renewal Alternative Veterans Exemption: Download
RP458 A ins - Alternative Veterans Exemption Instructions: Download
RP458 B - Cold War Veterans Exemption: Download
RP458 B ins - Cold War Veterans Exemption Instructions: Download
RP467 - Senior Citizens Exemption: Download
RP467 rnw - Senior Citizens Exemption Renewal: Download
RP-425 IVP-Enhanced and Aged Exemptions: Download
Property Consolidation Form: Download -- “Please call the Assessor’s office for specific requirements before submitting this application.”