Office of the Assessor

 

Office of Assessment

This office performs the following functions:

  • Exemption Administration
    Including STAR, Veterans Exemption, Senior Citizens Exemptions and Agriculture Exemptions
  • Property Value/Assessments
  • General Information (not including tax bills)
  • Sales Records
  • Tax Maps
  • Name Change for Tax Bills
  • Changes to Property File
  • Grievances

Deadline for ALL Exemption Applications including STAR is March 1st.

To reapply in person, walk-in hours:  Tuesdays 12 noon-6pm; Wednesdays 9am-4pm
Read about the Star Application process

You can also find out more information by following the links provided below:

The Job of the Assessor     

Orleans County Real Property

Property Tax Bills

Property Tax Myths & Misunderstandings

The Municipal Tax Base

How Estimate of Market Values are Determined for Residential Properties

Reassessment FAQ’s

Understanding the Equalization Rate – A Guide for Property Owners

State Aid for Quality Assessing

Annual Reassessment

STAR