Assessor

Responsibilities

  • Determine and maintain assessments, property inventory records, ownership interests, exemptions and maps on the 1587 City parcels.
  • Produce the Tentative and Final Tax Rolls for the City on a yearly basis.
  • Assist taxpayers in completing the following exemptions:  Seniors, Alternative Veterans, Enhanced STAR, Basic STAR, Disability and Wholly exempt.
  • Provide the City of Mechanicville and the Mechanicville City School District with the total assessed taxable values which is required to determine the tax rate for each taxing jurisdiction.
  • Defend the City's assessment roll in cases involving the Board of Assessment Review, Small Claims Hearings and Certiorari Proceedings.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Rachael Holbrook City Assessor (518) 664-2077