Treasurer’s Office

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

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.


City Fiscal Year - August 1, to July 31

Tax Rates

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. 

Rensselaer City 2019-2020 Tax Bills

Rensselaer City 2019-2020 School Bills

Rensselaer County 2020 Taxes

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. 

Bank Code Removal Form

Request For Change of Mailing Address Form