NYS Star - School Property Tax Relief

  • Basic STAR exemption

    If you receive the basic STAR property tax exemption, then you MUST register with the NYS Tax Department to continue receiving the exemption.

    It's fast and easy to register. Go to www.tax.ny.gov or call (518) 457-2036. Please direct ALL questions to the NYS Tax Department.

    Senior Citizens - Enhanced STAR

    Seniors receiving the enhanced STAR exemption DO NOT need to register with the NYS Tax Department, but must continue applying annually with their local assessor or sign up for the Tax Department's Income Verification Program.