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Real Property Tax Service Agency

The Schenectady County Real Property Tax Service Agency is an independent, statutory Agency that exists to provide services to assist local government officials and residents in achieving and maintaining equitable assessment administration.  The goal of equitable assessment administration is to provide a sound, reliable, fair and easily understood foundation for the determination of the real property tax.


Schenectady County Legislature Maxes Out The Property Tax Exemption For Volunteer Firefighters And Ambulance Workers.

Volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers can apply for a county property tax exemption for 10% of the total value of their primary residence. 

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2023 Foreclosed Property Auction
Fall Online Auction Now Open

The 2023 Foreclosed Property Auction will be held exclusively online this year. All auction information is available through Collar City Auctions. The fall auction opens on September 25, 2023 and runs through October 20, 2023.

View Fall Auction




2024 Final Assessment Rolls Are Now Available

Schenectady County residents can now link to the local Assessor webpage in each of the Towns and City of Schenectady to view the 2024 Final Assessment Roll*.

Town of Duanesburg
Town of Glenville
Town of Niskayuna
Town of Princetown
Town of Rotterdam
City of Schenectady

ImageMate Online*

Schenectady County Real Property Tax Service also provides ImageMate Online that includes property information and tax maps for the following municipalities; City of Schenectady, Town of Duanesburg, Town of Glenville, Town of Niskayuna, Town of Princetown, Town of Rotterdam, Village of Delanson, Village of Scotia. The Schenectady County Tax Maps are available for viewing in PDF format. The tax map PDFs cannot be printed.

For property tax information for property within the City of Schenectady, you must contact the City of Schenectady Finance office @ (518) 382-5016.

The Schenectady County Real Property Image Mate Online information is generated from various sources and is a reflection of the best information submitted to the County.

The Schenectady County Real Property Tax Service Agency, the Municipal Assessor(s) and Tax Collector(s) are not responsible for setting the tax rates for the Municipalities or School District. The budget adopted by your local elected officials generates your tax rate.

*The information provided by ImageMate Online or by linking to your local assessor is a service provided by the Schenectady County Real Property Tax Service Agency. The Schenectady County Real Property Tax Service Agency does not warrant, express or imply, the accuracy, completeness or reliability of this information.  It is the responsibility of the user to consult the Assessor or Tax Collector of the municipality with any question(s) specific to the property.