For Immediate Release
January 11, 2021
Mayor Madden Announces Extension of Property Tax Deadline
TROY, NY – Mayor Patrick Madden today announced the City of Troy has extended the deadline for payment of first installment of 2021 property tax payments for 21 days. The final date for payment of taxes without interest or penalty is Sunday, February 21st, 2021.
Pursuant to Section 925-a of the NYS Real Property Tax Law, Mayor Madden requested an extension for twenty-one days the final date for paying taxes without interest or penalty in the City of Troy. The extension was authorized by Governor Cuomo under the current State disaster emergency.
Mayor Madden said, “The COVID-19 pandemic has placed significant financial strain on families and property owners in our community. Extension of the property tax deadline provides additional time for taxpayers experiencing difficulties during the public health emergency. I thank Governor Cuomo for approving the citywide payment extension, and encourage residents to share this information with their friends, family, and neighbors who may benefit.”
The city is offering in-person payment options at City Hall by appointment only between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., on January 22nd and 29th. Property owners can schedule an appointment by sending an email to[email protected]. Payments can also be completed by mail or online at www.troyny.gov/pay.
Walk-in payments will also be accepted at the Frear Park Ice Rink on February 1, 2021; more information will be announced in the coming weeks. Rescheduled to February 15th at the Knickerbacker Ice Arena.
For more info on tax payments, please contact the City Treasurer’s Office at (518) 279-7115.
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John Salka, Deputy Director of Public Information
[email protected] / (518) 279-7131