Town of Cortland, NY

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October 31, 2014
8:33 AM

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Welcome
Receiver of Taxes Mary E. Breining

For more information about the Tax Receivers office - please hover your mouse over the upper left hand corner of the site  where it says "Tax Receiver" and view the different drop down menus.  Click on specific item for more information. 


For information call 734-1030
Office Open: Monday - Friday, 8:30am to 4:00pm
Message from Mary E. Breining


The Receiver of Taxes is responsible for collecting of taxes for the Town, County, and Special Districts such as  fire districts, ambulance services, recreational areas, etc. The Receiver also collects for all of Croton Harmon and Hendrick Hudson School Districts, and proportionate amounts for Lakeland, Putnam, and Yorktown School Districts.  The Office serves 15,300 tax parcels and is governed by New York State Real Property Law and the Westchester County Charter.              
 
TAX RECEIPTS AND REMINDERS VIA E-MAIL
Payment receipts and billing reminders for both School and Town and County taxes are available for your convenience. By creating an e-mail account you may register your parcel(s) and receive your tax receipts and billing reminders via e-mail.  
Click here to sign up or log in for receipts or reminders
 
PAYING TAXES ON-LINE
Taxpayers have the ability to pay their taxes via the internet in a fast, easy, and safe manner.
There are two on-line payment options available:
Electronic Bank Check  allows your payment to be transferred directly into the Town’s banking account with no processing fee.
Credit Card Transactions have a 1.81% third party processing fee.

ON-LINE PAYMENT: (click here) 
*  Select Collection (School/Town)
*  Enter Bill Number
*  Confirm Information
*  Select Payment (first half/full payment)
*  Select Payment Method 


PAYMENT IN PERSON: You are always welcome to come to the Tax Office and pay in person. Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:30 AM to 4 PM, as well as the last Saturday in April and September from 9 AM to noon.   

 

PAYMENT BY MAIL: Payments may be mailed to the Receiver of Taxes at the Town Of Cortlandt, 1 Heady Street, Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567. Please be sure to witness a timely United States post mark dated no later than the due date.  Payments without a post mark arriving after the due date are deemed to have been made on the date they are received and subject to penalty by State law.

BILLING SCHEDULE

  • The General Tax bill is mailed March 31 and due by April 30.
  • The School Tax bill is mailed August 31.
    • The first half is due September 30.
    • The second half is due January 31.

 

For more information about the Tax Receivers office - please hover your mouse over the upper left hand corner of the site  where it says "Tax Receiver" and view the different drop down menus.  Click on specific item for more information. 

 




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