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Contact: Michael A. Mizener, City Treasurer

                Andrea Sousa, Deputy Treasurer

 

 Email:

michael.mizener@rensselaerny.gov

andrea.sousa@rensselaerny.gov

































Address:















62 Washington Street















Rensselaer, NY 12144















Phone: (518) 462-6424















Fax: (518) 434-5548































Hours of Operation: 8:00-4:00 Monday-Friday







Treasurer Overview;



Under the City Charter, Rensselaer's  Treasurer is the City’s “Chief Fiscal Officer.” The Treasurer is responsible for the collection, receipt, care and custody of all taxes and monies due the City and is also responsible for payment of all vouchers, claims, payroll and other authorized disbursements. As Rensselaer’s Chief Fiscal Officer, the Treasurer oversees investment and debt management as authorized by State and local law.







The City Treasurer is responsible for the preparation of the City’s financial statements.























Information:















City Fiscal Year-August1, to July 31































Property Tax Collection:















The City of Rensselaer collects the City and School taxes in one installment due without penalty by August 31.















The City of Rensselaer Treasurers Office also collects the Current Year County Taxes from Jan 1st, to March 31















 

Interest is applied after 30 days and increases as follows: Post mark is accepted.

 

   CITY  SCHOOL COUNTY















 AUG   0.00%   0.00%  
 SEPT  2.00%   0.86%  
 OCT  3.00%  1.72%  
 NOV  3.50% 2.58*5%















 
 DEC  4.00%  3.44*5%  
 JAN  4.50%  4.3*5%  0.00%
 FEB  5.00%  5.16*5%  1.00%
 MAR  5.50%  6.02*5%  2.00%
 APR  6.00%  6.88*5%  
 MAY  6.50%  7.74*5%  
 JUN  7.00%  8.6*5%  
 JUL  7.50%  9.46*5%  

 2019-2020 Rens City Tax Bills (3)

2019-2020 Rensselaer School Tax Bills

 

The Treasurers Office also collects Solid Waste and Water Charges questions on these charges please call Solid Waste at (518) 462-9616 or Water at (518) 462-6466















































If you have any questions regarding your assessment, please contact the Assessors Office  at (518) 462-5421.