Michael A. Mizener, City Treasurer
62 Washington Street
Rensselaer, NY 12144
Phone: (518) 462-6424
Fax: (518) 434-5548
Deputy Treasurer : Andrea Sousa
Senior Clerk: Kristin Qua
Hours of Operation: 8:00-4:00 Monday-Friday
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.
City Fiscal Year - August 1, 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.
The Treasurer’s 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.