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Assessment Challenge and Review Instructions

Important items to consider before proceeding



* The assessment roll is available on the Internet in order to:

  • verify property information
  • review inventory data on an individual property
  • review current sales information
  • analyze sales information about similar properties

* When comparing property sales, it is important to remember that location, style, age and square footage are important. For example, if you purchased your home for $200,000 on a particular street or neighborhood do not look for homes that sell for $150,000 in other neighborhoods. Also, do not compare a five-year old home with a fifty-year old home.

* Nominal differences in square footage don't always mean a difference in
overall property assessment.

* Interior and exterior condition of your property can be important factors when
determining market value.

* Make additional copies of all information that you provide with the
application. The information contained with the application becomes
property of the Board of Assessment Review and will not be returned.
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Formal Board of Assessment Review


The Formal Board of Assessment Review will be meet on May 22nd 2018 8:30am-4:30pm and 6:00pm-8:00pm.

Board of Assessment Review General Guidelines

Board of Assessment Review Instruction Sheet

Forms to submit for Board of Assessment Reviews

Items to consider when Challenging your Assessment.

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Assessment Links



Learn about assessments and property taxes



Challenging Your Assessment


Contesting Your Assessment in New York State


Search Property Sales by Year or by Street

Informal Assessment Reviews

The Informal Assesment Review process will begin again in 2019. Please contact The Assessor's Office after March 1st, 2019 for more information.

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