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2023 School Tax Bills

School tax bills were mailed out on Tuesday, Aug. 29. 

Taxes can be paid by mail or online at: www.infotaxonline.com beginning Sept. 1. Taxes may also be dropped off at the HS Main Office, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday.

  • Taxes will be collected September 1, 2023 through October 1, 2023 without penalty.
  • Taxes collected October 2, 2023 through November 1, 2023 will have a 2% penalty added on.
  • No taxes will be accepted after November 1, 2023.

Taxes can be mailed to:
Attn: School Tax Collector
Schuylerville Central School
14 Spring St.
Schuylerville, NY

Please make sure your check is made out to “School Tax Collector” for the full amount. Underpayments cannot be accepted and will be returned.

If your taxes are in escrow, please forward your tax bill to your mortgage holder or bank.

If you need any assistance, please contact Barb Lapitsky, School Tax Collector at (518) 695-3255 ext. 3253.

Online Tax Payments

Schuylerville Central School District accepts electronic checks for school tax bills, using the online payment service, MuniciPAY, as well as credit card payments.

  • Go to https://infotaxonline.com/FindProperty.aspx?120 to locate your tax bill.
  • Electronic check payments are available online only and are not available by phone.
  • Payments require your 9-digit routing number and account number.
  • Please note: Taxpayers are responsible for any fees associated with using the online payment service. Fees are collected by MuniciPAY ($1.50 per transaction).
  • Credit card payments will incur a minimum $3.00 service fee.

Change in Escrow

If you pay a third party, escrow company to handle your taxes and a change is made (addition, removal or change of escrow company) please contact the district’s Business Office by email or phone:

Change in Mailing Address

Changes in mailing address must be submitted in writing by the owner. This can be completed by mail or email. Please include your parcel address, SBL# and the new mailing address desired.

Mail: Schuylerville CSD, Tax Collector
14 Spring St.
Schuylerville, NY 12871
Email: taxcollector@schuylerville.org

Please note: You also need to update your address with the assessor of the town or city in which the parcel is located.

STAR Program

STAR is a School Tax Relief program launched in 1998-99. Originally intended to assist senior citizen homeowners, STAR was quickly increased and expanded to include residential properties of other school district taxpayers. Below are printable fact sheets that help explain the STAR Program and how to apply:

STAR Program Fact Sheet

STAR Resource Center

Assessor/STAR Contact Information

NYS Tax and Finance (STAR): (518) 457-2036

Saratoga County

Walter Smead: (518) 792-9179, ext. 111

Nicole Monroe: (518) 695-4034, ext. 312

Colleen Adamec: (518) 664-6148, ext. 204

Tina Weber: (518) 587-1939, ext. 604

Washington County

John Violette: (518) 339-9376
Allen Curtis: (518) 692-1205

Fort Edward
Roseanne Lemery: (518) 747-7914

Colleen Adamec: (518) 692-7611, ext. 104

Delinquent Taxes

Delinquent taxes are not payable at the school district. Delinquent taxes are unpaid prior year taxes or current year taxes that were not paid by the tax collection deadline. For delinquent tax amounts, receipts and where to pay delinquent taxes, please use the contact information below based on parcel location.

Saratoga County

Saratoga County Treasurer’s Office
40 McMaster St.
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
(518) 884-4724

Washington County

Washington County Treasurer’s Office
383 Broadway B
Fort Edward, NY 12828
(518) 746-2220

Contact Us

Asst. Superintendent for Business
Christine Burke
(518) 695-3255 ext. 3251

District Treasurer
Lauren Leahy
(518) 695-3255, ext. 3259

Payroll Specialist
Saron Congdon
(518) 695-3255, ext. 3254

Tax Collector/Clerk
Barbara Lapitsky
(518) 695-3255, ext. 3253

Exemption Impact Reports

Exemption reports show, for each type of exemption, how much of the local property tax base has been removed from taxation. Below are the exemptions impact reports for Schuylerville CSD; there are two, one for Saratoga County and one for Washington County since the district spans two counties.

View the Saratoga County Exemption Impact Report.

View the Washington County Exemption Impact Report.