1850 Ridge Road, Ontario, NY 14519
To find out if you qualify for an exemption or to get an exemption form go to: www.orps.state.ny.us
information is provided by Wayne County
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The Town of Ontario is an annual valuation municipality. Assessment disclosure notices are mailed out the first part of March.
IMPORTANT DATES ON THE ASSESSMENT CALENDAR
March 1st - Taxable Status Date
The Assessor is required by New York State law to value property as it is on this date. A partially completed building will receive a partial assessment based on its estimated percentage of completion as of March 1st. If you suffer a loss to your property (ex: fire, demolition) after this date you will see no reduction for that loss on forthcoming roll. Exemption forms must be filed by this date also.
May 1st - Tentative Roll
4th Tuesday in May - Grievance Day
July 1st - Final Roll
September 1st - School taxes become due, payable to the School Tax Collector.
January 1st - Town and County taxes become due, payable to the Town Tax Collector.
All property transfers are recorded in this office. New owners names are recorded, as well as selling prices of properties involved. Sales verification letters are sent to ascertain the correctness of this information.
All property merges and splits are recorded and given an assessed value. Tax maps are also located in this office. They show the dimensions of parcels and their location in the Town.
Properties may be cross-referenced by location, owner's names, and property I.D.
New construction and renovations are reviewed and assessed.
Exemptions are administered by this office.
Some of the exemptions available are:
All exemptions above have a March 1st deadline
Exemption forms are available at www.tax.ny.gov
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