TAX RELIEF CHECKS ARE STILL BEING SENT BY NEW YORK STATE.
WILL YOU BE 65 BY DECEMBER 31, 2019? IF SO; YOU MAY BE ENTITLED TO THE ENHANCED STAR EXEMPTION. CALL US FOR DETAILS. APPLY BY TAXABLE STATUS DATE (MARCH 1, 2019).
ENHANCED STAR SENIORS ON THE INCOME VERIFICATION PROGRAM WITH NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION AND FINANCE. N.Y.STATE WILL CONTACT YOU IS THERE IS A PROBLEM VERIFYING YOUR INCOME FROM YOUR 2017 NEW YORK STATE TAX RETURN.
EXEMPTION APPLICATIONS ARE DUE BY TAXABLE STATUS DATE WHICH IS (MARCH 1, 2019). THE ASSESSOR'S OFFICE IS ON THE SECOND FLOOR OF CITY HALL.
The 2018 Tentative Assessment Roll will be in the Assessor's Office by May 1st, 2018, at the N.T. Library, On the City of North Tonawanda's website: www.northtonawanda.org , and Niagara County Real Property website: (niagaracounty.com/realproperty/) Please use this for any additional tax information requests. Important Tax Dates for 2018-2019 have been added to the calendar.
IMPORTANT UPDATE REGARDING BASIC & ENHANCED STAR
AS OF MARCH 2, 2015 NEW HOMEOWNERS WILL NO LONGER APPLY TO THE ASSESSOR'S OFFICE FOR THE BASIC & ENHANCED STAR.YOU NEED TO APPLY WITH NEW YORK STATE. IF YOU ARE LOW INCOME SENIOR (65) INCOME CAPS AT ($28,499.99) OR ON DISABILITY (CAPS AT 26,899.99) OR A VETERAN; YOU NEED TO APPLY IN THE ASSESSOR'S OFFICE.
IN ORDER TO RECEIVE A CHECK FOR STAR FROM N.Y.S., REGISTER ONLINE OR CALL. ALSO; IF HAVE NEVER APPLIED BEFORE.
If you are having trouble, put the website in the URL (address box) OR CALL: 1-518-457-2036 PLEASE REGISTER by July 1, 2019 to receive a Check from N.Y.S. by September, but you still have until December 31, 2019 to apply. The check can be used as a third party check to pay the school tax bill at the City/Clerk Treasurer's Office.