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Legislative District 19

Posted on: June 25, 2015

[ARCHIVED] Legislator Steve Rhoads Invites You To Attend A PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

Property Tax Exemptions

If you live in and are the owner of a home, condominium or cooperative apartment, you may qualify for hundreds of dollars in property tax savings each year.

To help you file for or learn more about the property tax exemptions you may be eligible for, Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads has helped arrange to bring Department of Assessment office operations to our area:

TUESDAY, JULY 28, 2015 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Freeport Memorial Public Library – 144 W. Merrick Road

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2015 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PMBellmore Memorial Public Library – 2288 Bedford Avenue

MONDAY, AUGUST 10, 2015 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Wantagh Public Library – 3285 Park Avenue

MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 2015 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PMMerrick Public Library – 2270 Merrick Avenue

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 26, 2015 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
North Bellmore Public Library – 1551 Newbridge Road

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 9, 2015 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PMSeaford American Legion Post 1132 – 2301 Penatiquit Avenue

FRIDAY, SEPT. 18, 2015 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
North Merrick Public Library – 1691 Meadowbrook Road

Department of Assessment staff will process property tax exemption applications (Veterans, Senior Citizen, Cold War Veterans, Volunteer Firefighters and Ambulance Workers, Limited Income Disability, and Home Improvement) on-site. In addition, Nassau County also offers two types of School Tax Relief (STAR) property tax exemptions: Basic STAR (for residents who own and live in their own home, condominium or cooperative apartment with an annual household income of $500,000 or less) and Enhanced STAR (for senior citizens aged 65 years or older with annual incomes of $81,900 or less).

Homeowners who will be filing for an exemption can help expedite the processing of their application by bringing copies of any documentation that is required for the property tax exemption he or she is applying. Applications and specific documentation requirements are available on the Department of Assessment website at

“I urge all owners to take advantage of this worthwhile property tax savings workshop,” stated Legislator Rhoads.

For further information please contact Legislator Rhoads’ office:
(516) 571-6219 –

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