City Officials: Troy to Accept 2018 Property Tax Prepayments

City Officials: Troy to Accept 2018 Property Tax Prepayments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | DECEMBER 26, 2017

City Officials: Troy to Accept 2018 Property Tax Prepayments

Update: December 27, 2017 Effective immediately, the City of Troy, New York will accept prepayment on 2018 real property taxes.

Property owners can make prepayments online by visiting the City Treasurer’s page. Online prepayments will be accepted until 11:59 pm, December 31, 2017. Prepayments can also be made in person at the City Treasurer’s Office during normal office hours, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, located in Troy City Hall, 433 River Street, Suite 5001, Troy, New York, 12180. The in person prepayment deadline is 4:30pm, Friday, December 29, 2017.

The City of Troy takes no position and makes no representations about prepayment of 2018 property taxes in 2017. Home and property owners are advised to consult a tax professional regarding allowable deductions prior to using the prepayment option.

For more information or questions, please call the City Treasurer’s Office at (518) 279-7115.

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TROY, NY – City officials today announced that the City of Troy will allow property and homeowners to make early payments on 2018 property taxes. The announcement is in accordance with Governor Cuomo’s recent Executive Order which authorizes localities across New York State to collect early property tax payments.

Upon the issuance of the City’s tax warrant for 2018 – anticipated for later this week – the City of Troy will begin allowing early property tax payments. Property and homeowners are asked to check the City website for an announcement on the issuance of the tax warrant and start of the prepayment collection period. Home and property owners should seek guidance from a tax professional regarding allowable deductions prior to using the prepayment option.

Property owners will be allowed to make prepayments online by visiting the City Treasurer’s page. Early tax payments will also be permitted in person at the Treasurer’s Office during normal office hours, Monday through Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm (excluding holidays) in Troy City Hall, located at 433 River Street, Suite 5001, Troy, New York, 12180.

For more information or questions, please call the Treasurer’s Office at (518) 279-7115.

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