Balsam Lake Mountain Fire Tower
The Town Board meets the second Thursday of every month at 7pm in the Town Hall.
Michael Sommer - Assessor
Town Justice: Thomas Engel Court Hours: As required
Court Hours: As required
Bill Scholl - Planning Board
Debra Storms - Zoning Board of
Theo Martin - Animal
All New York homeowners receiving a Basic STAR property tax exemption must register with the New York State Tax Department in order to receive the STAR exemption in 2014 and subsequent years. All Basic STAR recipients will receive registration instruction by mail directly from the NYS Department of Taxation and Finance. Visit their website at http://www.tax.ny.gov/ to register now.
The registration deadline is December 31, 2013. Registration may also be done by phone by calling (518) 457-2036.
YouTube Video on the STAR registration program: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BcVX7F8yFRQ
Registration Demo: http://www.tax.ny.gov/e-services/otc/demos/star/starregdemo.htm
STAR Registration Fact Sheet: http://www.tax.ny.gov/pit/property/star13/rp425_fs.pdf
Senior Citizens and Star:
Seniors receiving Enhanced STAR benefits are not affected by the new registration requirement. In order to continue to receive Enhanced STAR, seniors must continue to: • apply annually, or • participate in the Income Verification Program
|The 2013 final assessment roll for the Town of Hardenburgh can now be viewed online: please visit www.ulstercountyny.gov/realproperty/assessmentroll.html.|