Assessor’s Office

Assessor Lynn Hotaling | [email protected]
ph. 518.392.4644 x 204

Hours: Wednesdays 9:00am to 2:00pm


Update from the Assessor’s Office

February 9, 2022

UPDATE from Assessor’s Office:

  • If you are 65 years old or turning 65 in 2022 and would like to apply for the ENHANCED STAR, please contact the assessor or visit the links below to learn more prior to Match 1, 2022.
  • Preliminary Assessment Notices to be mailed out beginning March 1, 2022.
  • Please read the letter enclosed with your notice carefully. If you need to make an appointment to discuss your preliminary assessment, you must call Columbia County Real Property to schedule a phone review: 518-828-7334. Meetings will not be held in person.

For more information regarding the assessment process:
https://www.tax.ny.gov/pit/property/learn/index.htm
https://www.tax.ny.gov/pit/property/propertyowners.htm


ADDITIONAL ASSESSMENT RESOURCES

ASSESSMENT VIDEOS

HELPFUL FORMS AND OTHER INFORMATION

HELPFUL LINKS

What to do if you disagree with your assessment

Grievance Applications (Form RP524) and instructions can be printed directly from the tax.ny.gov website.

Please contact the assessor’s office if you would like more information on any of the following Exemptions:

  • Basic STAR
  • Enhanced STAR
  • Senior Citizen Exemption
  • Veteran’s Exemption

All exemptions and exemption renewals are due to the assessor prior to March 1st.