Grievances will be heard by the Board of Assessment Review on the first Tuesday following the fourth Tuesday of May, each year. Current date is located above in Assessment Calendar Dates.
How to challenge your assessment can be obtained at:
Real Property Form 524 must be filed with the Board of Assessment Review to contest your assessment. Forms may be obtained at the Assessor's Office or at: www.tax.ny.gov/pdf/current_forms/orpts/rp524_fill_in.pdf
Valary R. Muscarella
Alternative Veterans: The veteran must have served on active
duty in the U.S. Armed Forces during the Persian Gulf conﬂict (commencing August 2, 1990), the Vietnam War (February 28, 1961-May 7, 1975), Korean War (June 27, 1950-January 31,1955), or World War II (December 7, 1941-December 31, 1946) and been honorably discharged or released from service. A veteran also includes a recipient of an armed forces, navy or marine corps expeditionary medal and a member of a reserve component of the U.S. Armed Forces who served honorably while on active duty (other than active duty for training) and who has returned to reserve status. Read more in the instructions link below.
Cold War Veterans: The veteran must have served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces between September 2, 1945, and December 26, 1991, and been honorably discharged or released from service. Read more in the instructions link below.
A copy of the DD-214 must be submitted with the application.
Soil Group Worksheet: Contact Steuben County Soil & Water Conservation District at 607-776-7398 Ext 5. Office is currently closed to the public.
Proof of gross sales required with application.
Lower Income Senior: Residential property owned by persons 65 years of age or older, owned by at least one of its owners for a minimum of 12 consecutive months prior to application, and who also meet the income guidelines, are eligible to be partially exempt from general municipal taxes. No exemption may be granted by a school district to property where a resident child attends a public school. No exemptions are allowed for special districts, such as fire districts. An annual application is required with proof of income from prior year. Form Instructions
Lower Income Disabled: Property that is owned by one or more persons who are designated disabled, and is used exclusively for residential purposes, is partially exempt from general municipal taxes. No exemption may be granted by a school district to property where a resident child attends a public school. An annual application with prior year household income is required.
Exemption applications, new and renewal, including any requested documentation, are due to the assessor no later than taxable status date, March 1st each year.
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Assessment Calendar Dates
Taxable Status Date: March 1
Tentative Assessment Roll filed: May 1
Grievance Day: June 1, 2021 2-4pm and 6-8pm
Final Assessment Roll Filed: July 1
Phone: 585-534-5100 ext. 6
9am-5pm November 1 to March 1 3-5pm by appointment
9am-3pm March 2 to October 31
or by appointment
During the month of May hours will vary to meet legal requirement for being available with the Tentative Roll. These hours will be listed in the May 1st legal notice and posted at the front entrance or call for an appointment.
19 Main Street
PO Box 200
Atlanta, NY 14808
Office of Real Property Tax/Dept. of Taxation & Finance
Steuben County Government
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