Town Board of Assessment Review

The Board of Assessment Review, BAR is made up of 3-5 members, appointed for 5 year terms. The BAR meets once a year to hear Grievance applications from property owners who disagree with the assessment of the value of their property as it appears in town records.

Responsibilities:

The Grievance Day in Allegany is usually the 4th Tuesday in May. The Town Assessor prepares the Tentative Roll in March. The town of Allegany completed a 100% revaluation in the year 2004 and the Town updates the assessment values each year in order to maintain equity among taxpayers.
For more information, contact the Assessor's Office in the Town Hall (for office times go to her web page on our home site.)