Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano will be hosting a series of Property Tax Exemptions Workshops in September and October at libraries and community meeting halls throughout Nassau County.
Department of Assessment staff will be on hand at the workshops to provide individual assistance to any homeowner who would like to file for his or her Veterans, Senior Citizen, Cold War Veterans, Volunteer Firefighters and Ambulance Workers, Limited Income Disability, or Home Improvement exemption on-site. Enhanced STAR applications will also be processed for homeowners already enrolled in the STAR Program prior to January 2, 2015. First-time/new homeowner Basic and Enhanced STAR applicants must register with the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance for the Personal Income Tax Credit/Check Program by telephone at (518) 457-2036 or on-line at https://www.tax.ny.gov/pit/property/star/register-for-star-credit.htm. The Department of Taxation and Finance will determine the applicant’s eligibility for the Basic or Enhanced STAR Tax Credit/Check Program.
The Property Tax Exemptions Workshops will be offered from 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. at the following locations and dates:
Homeowners who will be filing for a property tax exemption are encouraged to makE copies of their 2016 Federal and State Income Tax Forms, Driver’s License, and any other documentation that is required prior to the workshop. Documentation requirements can be viewed on the application available on the Department of Assessment website at www.mynassauproperty.com.
For further information regarding property tax exemptions that are offered by Nassau County, please contact the Department of Assessment at (516) 571-1500.