Phone: Allegany Office: 716-373-1540 ext 1
E-mail: Bobbi Elderkin
Location: Town Hall, 52 West Main St.
Hours: March - December - Thursdays only, 9AM - 4PM; January and February - Mondays and Thursdays, 9AM - 4PM. To reach the Assessor, please call 373-1540 ext 1. If no one is available, please leave a message. You may also leave a message at the Town Clerk's Office at ext 5.
The Assessor is responsible for establishing assessments on all real property located within the Town and Village of Allegany. Assessments are based on a Uniform Percentage of market value established each March 1st. The Assessor is required by the Real Property Tax Law, Sections 301 & 305 to keep the assessments uniform.
January 1 through March 1: Exemption Application Time Frame
March 1: Deadline for exemption applications; Taxable Status Date
May 1: Tentative Tax Roll Filed
4th Tuesday in May: Board of Assessment Review Meets
July 1: Final Tax Roll Filed
See the Town, Village, County and School Tax Rates at the Catt County Real Property Website
All exemptions have to filed by March 1st of each year for the Town and Village of Allegany.
The most common exemptions within the Town and Village of Allegany are as follows:
- Aged or also called Senior Citizens
- Commercial, Business & Industrial Exemptions
- Non-Profit Organizations
- Agricultural Exemptions
Extensive Details, Explanations, Forms, and etc can be found at the following Catt. County and NYS Office of Real Property Websites
Cattaraugus County Parcel View / this area had details on all properties within the county (assessed value, inventory, owners, pictures, comparables, etc.)
Other Links Of Interest
MISC Helpful Pamphlets (.PDF format)
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