Real Property Assessment Cycle
The Town of Perinton follows the New York State
assessment calendar to prepare the annual assessment roll.
July 1st of the preceding year:
Valuation date is set by NYS Real Property Tax Law. The
for the assessment roll is July 1st of the preceding year.
through March 1st: Inspection of all
new construction, remodeling, demolition and land subdivisions for the
"Taxable Status Date": The date that
all properties are assessed "as of". In other words, the assessment is based on
all improvements to the property "as of" this date. In addition, all property tax exemptions must be submitted by this date
per NYS Law.
May 1st: Valuation of all properties is completed. Tentative
assessment change notices are mailed to impacted property owners on or about
May 1st: Tentative assessment roll is filed.
through Fourth Tuesday in May:
Tentative assessment roll is available for public inspection in the assessment
office and on the town's website (www.perinton.org)
Tuesday in May: The Board of
Assessment Review (BAR) meets to hear assessment complaints. A grievance form
(RP-524) must be filled out completely and include supporting documentation,
and submitted to the Assessment Office on or before May 28, 2013, before an
appointment with the BAR is scheduled. Applications and instructions will be
available online or in the assessor's office after May 1st.
July 1st: Final assessment roll is filed. This value will be
used to calculate the school tax bill in, the town/county tax bill and, if
applicable, the village tax bill.
October 1st: Informal Review period begins.