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Village of Kenmore
2919 Delaware Avenue
Kenmore, NY 14217
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Phone
(716) 873-5700
Fax
(716) 873-0004

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TAX COLLECTION INFORMATION


In an effort to consolidate services, the Village and Town have entered into Municipal Agreements whereby the Town of Tonawanda Clerk serves as the Village Tax Collector and the Town Assessor also serves as the Village Assessor.

Important Dates for Tax Collection – General information*

Tax Collection  Collected For  Due Date  Last Payment Date
 Count/Town Tax  January 1 - December 31  February 15  July 1
 School Tax  July 1 - June 30  October 15  November 30
 Village Tax  June 1- May 31  July 1  October 31

 

Note:  Due Dates and Last payment dates may vary depending on whether these dates fall on a weekend.

* Please Check your tax bill for the exact dates.

 

Penalty Rates for Village Taxes

 

Village Tax Bills not paid by July 1st will have a penalty added to the amount due.

7/2 – 7/31             7.5%
Each month after    1.5%

*  Bills not paid by November 1st  are transferred to the County for collection through the County Tax Bill.

*  Any outstanding water charges and refuse fines will be added to the Village Tax Bill if not paid by March 1st .

 

Exemption Information:

 

All Exemption Applications are due by March 1st.

 

STAR (NYS School Tax Relief Program) provides tax relief off of your School Tax for your primary residence, but you need to apply for it.  Your income needs to be below $500,000 to qualify.  If you are a new homeowner, please remember to go online and apply for STAR as soon as possible.  The STAR application can be found at the link below:

 

 https://tax.ny.gov/pit/property/star/default.htm

 

Enhanced STAR is available to income-qualifying senior citizens.  This is a separate application from the general STAR program.



For questions relative to exemptions (veterans, senior Citizens, etc) , including STAR, Enhanced STAR, veterans, senior citizen and other exemptions, please contact the Town Assessor at (716) 877-8811.

 

Tax Receipts and Certificates

 

Tax Certificates must be obtained before transferring any property in the Village of Kenmore. Tax Certificates are usually secured by the Seller’s Attorney. The cost of a Tax Certificate is $20.

Requests for a Tax Certificate are made to:

 

Village of Kenmore
Clerk/Treasurer’s Office
Kenmore Municipal Building – Rm 17
2919 Delaware Avenue
Kenmore NY  14217

 

Copies of your Village Tax Receipt can be obtained in the Clerk/Treasurer’s Office for a charge of $1/receipt.

Copies of your Village, County or School Tax can be obtained in the Town Clerk’s Office or on-line at the Town of Tonawanda website.

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Upcoming Events

23 Oct 2018;
06:00PM - 07:00PM
Planning Board
06 Nov 2018;
08:00PM - 09:00PM
Board Meeting
11 Nov 2018;
12:00AM
Veteran's Day