There are several local exemptions that residents can apply for:
Senior Citizens' Exemption – you may be eligible (on a sliding scale basis) if you are a senior citizen 65 years of age or older by December 31, and meet income limitations.
Disability Exemption – you may qualify if you can provide documentation of a disability, and meet income limitations
Alternative Veterans' Exemption – you may be entitled if you are an American veteran during a qualified period of war.
Cold War Veterans' Exemption – you may qualify if you did not meet the "qualified periods
of war" required for the Alternative Veterans' Exemption, but served during the
Cold War period.
For details, visit the Tax Relief & Partial Exemptions page.
You might also be interested in The New York State’s School Tax Relief (STAR) program.
It provides a partial exemption from school property taxes for all residential, owner
occupied, primary residences.
For details, visit the STAR Program page.
The Town Assessor's office, located on the second floor of the Town Center (Rm 207), is open weekdays:
Labor Day through Memorial Day
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Memorial Day through Labor Day
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
The Town Assessor is responsible for reviewing and determining the value of all property within the Town and insuring the accuracy of property assessment maps. The value of all parcels determines the Town's assessment roll which is the basis for annual tax …more ›
Susan M. Thomas