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Regarding Assessment

Taxable status date: June 1st

All exemptions, including Veterans and Senior Citizens are completed on or before June 1st.
Call to question if you qualify.

Taxes are based on the prior year's assessment roll. 

Copies of Homeowners' Deed

Lewisboro residents have recently been receiving official looking letters in the mail, offering to obtain copies of property deeds and other documents for fees of about $60.00.

Assessor Lise Robertson cautions residents to be wary of the offer. Copies of property deeds may be obtained From the Assessor's Office for 25 cents per page and documents like mortgages may be procured from Westchester County for a similarly low fee.

Board of Assessment Review

Consists of 3 members who meet on the third Tuesday in June to hear property owner's complaints about their assessment.

Grievance Day this year is Tuesday, June 18, 2013. Here is the link to the RP-524 form & related information you will need if you intend to challenge your assessment with the Board of Assessment Review.

School Tax Relief / Star Program

Residents of the Town of Lewisboro may be eligible for a partial exemption from school property taxes on owner occupied primary residences (one, two, three family homes, condominiums, and co-op units), under the School Tax Relief (STAR) Program. The STAR Exemption, authorized by Section 425 of the Real Property Tax Law, offers two types of exemptions: