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Exemption Process for 2024 Renewals and New Applications

All information for 2024 Exemptions has been updated, please see below.

Press Release - Enhanced STAR & Low Income Senior Exemptions

New York State Department of Taxation & Finance Information on Exemptions

STAR Exemption

For Information on STAR please refer to the STAR Program: Information for the 2024 School Bill

Disability Exemption

Low Income Senior Exemption

Veterans Exemption

Information and Applications for Veterans Exemptions

Volunteer Firefighter and Ambulance Worker Exemption

Business Exemption

Not For Profit Exemption

Please contact the Assessor's Office for more information.

Agricultural Exemption

Please contact the Assessor's Office for more information.

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000.

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