Details for Cayuga County Office of Real Property - Legals - Ad from 2022-01-14

DEADLINE FOR EXEMPTIONS APPLICATIONS FOR REAL PROPERTY TAXES March 1, 2022 (City of Auburn residence deadline is February 1, 2022) Applications for Over-65 (original and renewal), Enhanced STAR (Only those currently receiving Basic that are switching to Enhanced – All others contact NYS Tax and Finance for STAR exemptions), Veteran*, Business, Clergy, Agricultural Land, Agricultural Building and Non-profit Organization Exemptions must be filed with the Town Assessor by March 1, 2022, for County and Town tax purposes. All real property owners 65 years of age or older on or before March 1, 2022, who have owned their property for at least one year and with total income of $29,000 or less per year, per residence, are eligible for a 50% exemption of the assessed value for county purposes. The county has also adopted the Over-65 Sliding Scale Income Exemption, allowing an income up to $37,400 for reduced percentage exemptions, for which un-reimbursed medical expenses can be deducted. The County has also adopted a partial exemption for persons with disabilities with limited incomes. Some towns and school districts have also adopted the Sliding Scale Exemption. To be eligible for the Enhanced STAR program, property owners must be 65 years of age or older before December 31, 2022, with incomes not exceeding $92,000 per year using the 2020 income tax return. *Any Veteran who served honorably during WWI, WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War period or from Persian Gulf Conflict to present time may be eligible for an exemption on residential property by providing their DD214 and filing an application with their Town Assessor. All applications for exemptions may be obtained from either the assessor in the Town or from the Office of Real Property Services, located on the 5th floor of the County Office Building, 160 Genesee Street, Auburn, or from the state web site at: https://www.tax.ny.gov/forms/orpts/exemption.htm Town assessors are listed below. AURELIUS Jeff Lowe BRUTUS Pamela Kelley CATO Jeff Lowe CONQUEST Beckie Hendricks FLEMING Tammy Schramm GENOA Heather Garner IRA Lezli Parsons LEDYARD Heather Garner LOCKE Larry Fitts MENTZ Jeff Lowe MONTEZUMA Jeff Lowe MORAVIA Dana Merizzi NILES Dana Merizzi OWASCO Jeffrey Lowe SCIPIO Heather Garner SEMPRONIUS Heather Garner SENNETT Jeff Lowe SPRINGPORT Dana Merizzi STERLING Lezli Parsons SUMMERHILL Beckie Hendricks THROOP Heather Garner VENICE Heather Garner VICTORY Lezli Parsons Cayuga County Office of Real Property Services NYS Tax and Finance STAR department T2, 1/14, 1/28 315-783-4104 315-834-9398 315-783-4104 315-378-9236 315-252-8988 315-806-5500 315-626-6217 x4 315-806-5500 607-749-3473 315-783-4104 315-783-4104 315-253-1270 313-253-1270 315-253-3214 315-806-5500 315-806-5500 315-783-4104 315-253-1270 315-947-6262 315-378-9236 315-806-5500 315-806-5500 315-626-6485 315-253-1270 518-457-2036 OR www.tax.ny.gov/star