Town of Dix

Schuyler County, New York

304 7th Street, Watkins Glen, NY 14891 • Phone 607-535-7973 • Fax 607-535-2590

 

 

 

Town Assessor

Vicki Flynn, Assessor

Contact Vicki between 9 AM & 2 PM as follows:
Mon.: 607-962-2978 (Town of Orange)
Tues. - Fri.: 607-535-8118 (Towns of Dix & Reading)
Mail:  County Office Building, Real Property Tax Agency - Unit 14, 105 Ninth St., Watkins Glen, NY 14891

Please send inquiries, STAR applications, etc. to Vicki at the address above.

Click here to obtain assessment roll information

Click here to obtain STAR Local Property Tax Rebate Applications

or call the State's Toll-Free Hotline at 1-877-678-2769

  • You can download any assessment forms you may need from the NYS Office of Real Property Services site by clicking here.
  • You can find detailed information about the STAR Program by clicking here.
  • To better understand your rights as a Real Property Taxpayer in New York State it might be helpful to visit the "Taxpayer Rights and Information" site by clicking here.
  • To view Schuyler County real property tax information, click here.
  • For information on Universal Assessment Standards, click here.

 

Board of Assessment Review

The Dix Board of Assessment Review (BAR) normally meets once a year (grievance day), which is on the last Tuesday in May starting at 4 PM at the Dix Town Hall. The BAR has three members - one having the position of Chairman.  Our members are Mr. James Keeney (Chairman) of Beaver Dams, Mr. Ray Towner also of Beaver Dams, and one position is open. If you have an interest in joining the BAR, please contact the Town Clerk.
 
Veterans Exemptions

The Dix Town Board passed Local Laws Nos. 2 & 3 at the 12/15/08 Board Meeting enabling veterans to receive exemption benefits pertaining to Town taxes commencing in 2010. Local Law #2 known as the Alternative Veterans Exemption 458a, covers veterans that served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces during the Persian Gulf conflict (commencing August 2, 1990), the Vietnam War (February 28, 1961-May 7, 1975); Korean War (June 27, 1950-January 31,1955); World War II (December 7, 1941-December 31, 1946); World War I (April 6, 1917- November 11, 1918); the Mexican Border Period (May 9, 1916-April 5, 1917), or the Spanish-American War (April 21, 1898-July 4, 1902), and have been honorably discharged or released from service. In Local Law #3, the Cold War Veterans Exemption 458b, the veteran must have served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces between September 2, 1945 and December 26, 1991 and been honorably discharged or released from service. As proof of the dates and character of service, a copy of Form DD 214 or other appropriate evidence should be attached to the application. Also necessary are a copy of the most recent town and county tax invoices, the first page of the property deed, and in the case of a disability the letter from the Veterans Administration stating the degree of the disability. Applications are available at the Veterans' Service Agency at the Human Services Complex in Montour Falls.

 

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