Treasurer

NOTICE TO TAXPAYERS
OF THE
CITY OF ALBANY
 
The City of Albany Real Property Taxes for 2017 are now being collected through the month of January without penalty.
 
If your mortgage institution is responsible for paying yours taxes and you received a tax bill, please forward the bill to your lending institution for payment.
 
Payments can be made at:
 
Treasurer’s Office
City Hall
24 Eagle Street, Room 109
Albany, New York 12207
 
Hours For Collection: Monday through Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on January 26, 30 and 31)
 
All non-escrowed 2017 property tax bills will be mailed by January 3, 2017 and should arrive in mailboxes no later than January 10, 2017.
 
Please do not call the Treasurer’s Office until after January 10 if you have not yet received your 2017 tax bill.
 
All property taxes are due and, if mailed, must be postmarked by the US Post Office by January 31st (February 1st for Senior exemption bills) to avoid penalties and interest. Under New York State law, penalties MUST be added if a payment is late under all circumstances, and municipalities have no discretion to waive the interest added for late payments.
 
All 2017 tax bills may now be directly viewed, printed and paid online!
 
Payment may be made directly from a checking account for a $.50 cent fee, or by credit card for a $.25 cent fee plus 1.95% of the total payment.
 
If you cannot view your bill online, the Treasurer’s office can directly e-mail you a copy of your 2017 tax bill and/or receipt. Anyone who would like an e-copy of their 2017 tax bill or receipt can submit their information below to receive a copy within 24 hours.
 
Please input the information below and we will email you your 2017 tax bill.
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OVERVIEW 

Under the City Charter, the Treasurer is the Chief Fiscal Officer. The Treasurer is responsible for the collection, receipt, care and custody of all taxes and monies due to the City. The Treasurer is also responsible for payment of all vouchers, claims, payroll and other authorized disbursements, and oversees investment and debt management as authorized by State and local law. As Chief Fiscal Officer, the Treasurer is responsible for the preparation of the City’s financial statements. 

In addition, the City Treasurer supervises Albany’s Parking Violations Bureau. 

Contact Information

Honorable Darius Shahinfar
City Treasurer

City Hall
24 Eagle Street, Room 109
Albany, NY 12207
Phone: (518) 434-5036
Fax: (518) 434-5041
Email: dshahinfar@albanyny.gov

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