Town of Highlands Receiver of Taxes

Tax Collection Mission: To receive property tax payments for town government as well as special districts, town and county and school; to distribute tax revenues to these agencies, and to provide accurate and courteous answers to questions about tax payments.   All powers and duties of the office, as well as collection procedures are statutory and defined in the NYS Real Property Tax Law.

You can pay your bill online, via mail, or deposit box at: 254 Main Street, Highland Falls, NY 10928.

 

Property Tax Schedule:

Last Week of December

Property tax bills are mailed

January

Payments collected without penalty

February

Payments collected with 1% penalty

March

Payments collected with 2% penalty plus second notice fee

NO PERSONAL CHECKS AFTER MARCH 15th.

 

For check payment of bills:

-Include your address, phone and bill numbers
                -Issue check to Receiver of Taxes or Town of Highlands
                -Mail to: Receiver of Taxes, Town of Highlands, 254 Main Street, Highland Falls, NY 10928

 

Hours and contact information are noted on the vertical bar at the right side of this page.

Town Hall is Closed for the upcoming Holidays:  Christmas Eve (half day), Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve (half day), New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Day, President’s Day

 

STAR Program, Assessments, Exemptions or change of address please see or call the Assessor at the same address. (845) 446-4280 ext. 315

 

UNPAID TAXES ARE RETURNED TO:

ORANGE COUNTY COMMISSIONER OF FINANCE
30 Matthews Street
Goshen NY 10924

Phone: 845.291.2480

Tax Receiver Forms