518-842-7961 Fax 518-843-6136

Assessors

Assessment Department 

Donna Szurek, Chairperson

Edmund Kowalczyk & Alyce Banewicz

OFFICE HOURS: Every Tuesday from 2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. except Election Day & Holidays
                             Other hours by appointment

CONTACT INFORMATION:  Town of Amsterdam
                      283 Manny’s Corners Road
                      Amsterdam, NY  12010

Phone: 518-842-7961 Ext. 104 Fax:  518-842-4253

Email: assessor@townofamsterdam.org

ASSESSMENT CALENDAR

Exemption Filing Deadline: March 1st

Tentative Roll Filing: May 1st

Grievance Day: Fourth Tuesday in May – May 28, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Final Roll Filing: July 1st

EXEMPTION FILING DEADLINE

Applications for exemptions must be postmarked by March 1st. This date is set by the NYS Real Property Tax Law. The Town has no authority to extend this deadline. Exemption applications include Senior, Veteran, Agricultural and Wholly Exempt. To view exemption forms and commonly asked questions, please visit: https://www.tax.ny.gov/forms/orpts/exemption.htm

STAR PROGRAM

Any new applicants for the STAR Exemption Program must register with the New York State Tax Department. Eligible new homeowners will receive their STAR savings in the form of a check directly from New York State.

You can register 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at www.tax.ny.gov/star

Property owners without access to a computer can register by phone weekdays from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. by calling 518-457-2036.

Tax Maps, Tax Rolls and Property Record Cards are available during normal business hours of the Town Assessor.