Clinton Grievance Information
If you think your property assessment is not correct, the following is the process you must follow to present your case for possible change. The Tentative Assessment Roll will be available in the Assessor’s Office and on-line through theDutchessCountywebsite at http://www.co.dutchess.ny.us/CountyGov/Departments/RealPropertyTax/19570.htm beginning on May 1. The BAR (Board of Assessment) meeting (Grievance Day) will be held on the fourth Wednesday in May, on the third floor of the Masonic Hall Building; call the Assessor’s office for scheduling. Grievance Forms (RP-524) and Booklets are available on line at http://www.tax.ny.gov/pdf/publications/orpts/grievancebooklet.pdf. Grievance forms must be received by the Assessor by the close of the BAR meeting. Forms received after the close of the May BAR meeting will be rejected as untimely. If you have any questions or need information, contact the Assessor’s Office at 845-266-8179.
ASSESSMENTS: The Assessment Roll is available in the Town Clerk’s office during office hrs. or
access through the County website at this link http://www.co.dutchess.ny.us/CountyGov/Departments/RealPropertyTax/16752.htm
STAR Exemption forms are available on the New York State Website. All completed exemption
forms are due in the office by March 1st of each year. Click on link below for the NYS site to get the form.http://www.orps.state.ny.us/star/index.cfm
Grievance Information : Grievance Days are held in May of each year. Forms and Booklets are
available in the Assessor’s Office on Wednesdays, 1:00 to 3.00 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon or see below
for link to print a form or booklet. If you have any questions or need information, contact the
Assessor’s Office at 845-266-8179. Click on link below to go to the NYS site to a blank
grievance form.Select RP 524 Form and RP 524 INS (instructions). http://www.orps.state.ny.us/ref/forms/subjects/complain.htm New York Office of Real Property
Services, Contact: Northern Regional Office, 16 Sheridan Ave., Albany, NY 12210 (518) 486-4403.