ASSESSOR’S OFFICE

 

Assessor Job Opening

 

 

Address:               Town of Saratoga Offices

                           12 Spring Street

                           Schuylerville, NY  12871

 

Telephone:            (518) 695-4034, ext 312

Fax:                     (518) 695-6782

Email:                   assessortos@albany.twcbc.com

 

Sole Assessor:       Victoria L. Hayner

 

Office Hours:     Monday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm & Wednesday from 9:00 am-1:00 pm

 

The Assessor will be present in the office:

                           Monday:           10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

                           Wednesday:         9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

       

                                                Or

                                        by appointment

 

View 2017 Tax Roll

 

The Assessor’s Office is responsible for:

 

  • Establishing and maintaining property assessments which are used to satisfy the Town, County, Village of Schuylerville and School tax levy. (Village of Victory currently maintains their own assessments for village taxation purposes)
  • Maintaining property ownership, inventory records, recording sales and exemption filings
  • Helping taxpayers to fill out and file exemption forms
  • Keeping current with property tax laws and changes to the roll of assessor by taking classes and attending conferences.

 

 

Exemptions available in the Town of Saratoga include:

 

Residential STAR exemptions

Enhanced (or Senior) STAR exemptions

Low Income Senior exemptions (requires proof of age and yearly income information)

Low Income Disability exemptions (requires proof of disability and proof of income information)

Veteran’s Exemptions – requires proof of honorable discharge from the branch of service and service during specific dates of US conflict

Agricultural exemptions – requires soil maps from the County, proof of income from agricultural purposes (must be a minimum of $10,000 income), lease agreements, etc.

 

 

To qualify for the Low Income Senior exemptions, currently the following exists for income guidelines:

 

Stillwater School district

50% exemption for income (including Social Security income)

                                                                $0 - $13,500

45%                                                          $13,500.01 – 14,499.99

40%                                                          $14,500.00 – 15,499.99

35%                                                          $15,500.00 - 16,499.99

30%                                                          $16,500.00 – 17,399.99

25%                                                          $17,400.00 - 18,299.99

20%                                                          $18,300.00 – 19,199.99

 

Schuylerville School district

 

50% exemption for income                           $0.00 –$29,000

45%                                                          $29.000.01 – 29,999.99

40%                                                          $30,000.00 – 30,999.99

35%                                                          $31,000.00 – 31,999.99

30%                                                          $32,000.00 – 32,999.99

25%                                                          $33,000.00 – 33,799.99

20%                                                          $33,800.00 – 34,699.99

15%                                                          $34,700.00 – 35,599.99

10%                                                          $35,600.00 – 36,499.99

 5 %                                                          $36,500.00 – 37,399.99

 

Saratoga School district

 

50% exemption for income                           $0.00 –$29,000

45%                                                          $29.000.01 – 29,999.99

40%                                                          $30,000.00 – 30,999.99

35%                                                          $31,000.00 – 31,999.99

30%                                                          $32,000.00 – 32,999.99

25%                                                          $33,000.00 – 33,799.99

20%                                                          $33,800.00 – 34,699.99

15%                                                          $34,700.00 – 35,599.99

10%                                                          $35,600.00 – 36,499.99

 5 %                                                          $36,500.00 – 37,399.99

 

 

Senior, Low Income for County and Town purposes:

 

50% exemption for income                           $0.00 – 15,000.00

45%                                                          $15.000.01 – 15,999.99

40%                                                          $16,000.00 – 16,999.99

35%                                                          $17,000.00 - 17,999.99

30%                                                          $18,000.00 – 18,899.99

25%                                                          $18,900.00 – 19,799.99

20%                                                          $19,800 – 20,699.99

 

Low Income Disability Exemption for Town purposes:

 

50% exemption for annual income                 Less than $16,501

45% exemption                                           $16,501 – $17,500

40% exemption                                           $17,501 -  $18,500

35% exemption                                           $18,501 -  $19,500

30% exemption                                           $19,501 -  $20,500

25% exemption                                           $20,501 -  $21,500

20% exemption                                           $21,501 -  $22,500

15% exemption                                           $22,501 -  $23,500

10% exemption                                           $23,501 -  $24,500

  5% exemption                                          $24,501 -  $25,500

 

 

 

Exemption renewal forms will be mailed to Town residents in mid-December.  If you would like to fill out and turn in your renewal form earlier, forms may be obtained at the Assessor’s Office or by accessing the State Office of Real Property Service (ORPS) website @ www.orps.state.ny.us and clicking on forms.

 

Return to home page

 

 

 

 

     

Home | Attractions | Town Departments & Contact Information |History | News | Useful Links

Town Board | Planning Board | Zoning Board of Appeals | Town Court | Tax Collector | Assessor | Town Clerk