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Treasurer’s Office



 








Contact: Michael A. Mizener, City Treasurer

 

 Email:

michael.mizener@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%  

 Rensselaer City 2018-2019 Tax Bills

Rensselaer City 2018-2019 School 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.