School Tax Collection Information

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PAYMENT INFORMATION FOR 2021-2022

  • In person payment can be made at any Bank of Castile location during normal banking hours.

  • Cash payments will be accepted for Bank of Castile customers ONLY.

  • Non-Bank of Castile customers' payment must be in the form of a personal check, Official Bank Check or Money Order from a recognized Financial Institution or Money Services Business.

  • Any taxpayer can send their non-cash payment to our Tax Lockbox.

 2021- 2022 Batavia City School District tax bills are issued October 1, 2021

Payment is due by November 1, 2021 without penalty  

November 2 - November 30, 2021:  1% interest charged

December 1 - December 31, 2021:  2% interest charged

  • Make checks payable to Batavia City School District

  • Mail payment to PO Box 6757, Ithaca, NY 14851 - include bottom stub from bill.

  • Please verify amount to be paid.  Any incorrect payments will be returned.       

After December 31, 2021, payment will no longer be accepted.  On or about January 18, 2022, the unpaid taxes in the City will be turned over to the City Treasurer for collection. Those outside the City will be turned over to the County Treasurer for collection at the same time. 1% per month additional interest is added and a 5% collection fee is charged. If your tax bill is paid through escrow, please check with your bank before December 31, 2021 to be sure your tax bill has been paid.

Per NYS Real Property Tax Law (ss 922,942):  A property owner is not relieved of the responsibility for payment of taxes despite the fact that his/her name is not properly entered on the tax roll and no statement of taxes was received by him/her. There is no provision of law which would permit a waiver of penalties and interest arising out of a failure to make timely payment of tax bills.

For additional information, please contact: Melissa Currier, School Tax Collector

Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Phone: (585) 343 - 2480 ext. 1008

Fax:    (585) 344 - 8204 Email:  mcurrier@bataviacsd.org

STAR Information: https://www.tax.ny.gov/star/

PROPERTY TAX RELIEF CREDIT (Rebate Check) - Program expired 2019