School Tax Notice

  • ** PLEASE NOTE, SCHOOL TAXES WILL NOT BE COLLECTED BY THE SCHOOL DISTRICT THIS YEAR. READ THE NOTICE BELOW OR REFER TO YOUR TAX BILL FOR PAYMENT OPTIONS. ** 

    If you do not receive your School tax bill during the first week of September, contact the Ontario County Treasurer at (585) 396-4422. Residents may view tax bill information online at: https://www.co.ontario.ny.us/1612/View-Your-Tax-Bill

    Failure to receive your tax bill does not change your obligation to pay your School taxes. 

    Collection Date:  

    1. There will be no penalty for School taxes paid or postmarked by September 30.
    2. School taxes paid or postmarked between October 1 and October 31, must include a 2% penalty.
    3. School taxes may be paid between November 1 and November 15 only at the County Treasurer’s office and will include a 3% penalty and a 5% Treasurer’s Fee. School taxes not paid by November 15 are re-levied.

    Payment Options:

    1. By mail. School taxes may be paid by mailing a check or money order to the following location:

    Ontario County Treasurer
    20 Ontario Street
    Canandaigua, New York 14424 

    *Make checks payable to Ontario County Treasurer.
    **Envelopes must be postmarked with a United States Post Office postmark. All other payments will be deemed paid upon receipt. 

    2. In person. School taxes may be paid in person, during normal business hours, at any of the following locations:

    Ontario County Treasurer
    2nd Floor
    20 Ontario Street
    Canandaigua, New York 14424

    *Make checks payable to Ontario County Treasurer.

    Community Bank, NA
    1334 State Route 96
    Phelps, New York 14532

    Community Bank, NA
    26 East Main Street
    Clifton Springs, New York  14432

    3. Online. School taxes may be paid online at https://www.govpaynow.com/gps/user/plc/a00314

    Other Information:

    Please make checks payable to the "Ontario County Treasurer." Please make payment in the exact amount of the tax bill and include the tax bill, property tax map number, or property address with your payment or on the check. If you would like a receipt, please enclose your entire tax bill with your payment and check the receipt box. Returned checks will be subject to a processing fee.

    Note: New York State does not permit any waivers of penalties on real property taxes received after the due date. Neither the Tax Collector nor any other official has the legal authority to waive statutory penalty charges.