Calendar - Important Assessment Dates

January 1 County Tax Bill Mailed

February 1

Exemptions Application Submission Deadline 

ALL applications for exemptions must be received by the Bureau of Assessment for the upcoming tax year. Includes STAR, Seniors, Veterans, Capital Improvement, & Disability.

February 1

Taxable Status Date:
Property Assessment is based on a property's ownership and condition on this date.
Valuation Date:
Property Assessment is based on a property's value on this date.
February 10 First County Tax Bill Payment Due
March 1 Tentative Assessment Roll filed

3rd Tuesday in March  


Board of Assessment Review (BAR) Complaint Submission Deadline 

Grievance applications, in the NYS RPTL 524 format, must be received by Assessment by 8p.m. (ET) in City Hall, Room 101A.


BAR Hearings

May 1 Final Assessment Roll filed
May 30 Small Claims Assessment Review (SCAR) Filing Deadline
(30 days after filing of the Final Assessment Roll)
May through January Informal Assessment Reviews
Call to schedule, no application or formal hearing required.
July 1 City Tax Bill Mailed
July 31 First City Tax Bill Payment Due
Mid August - October Seniors Renewal Applications Mailed Out