Estimated Timeline / What to Expect

What to Expect - Estimated Timeline

Obtained new photos of all properties in Hamlin. Updated Data to ensure improvements were correct

Analyzed and tested all valuation data

Residents will receive New Assessment Notices

Informal Review process **

Notice of Assessment changes will be mailed with new assessments for any changes that were made during the Informal Review Process

Board of Assessment Review hearings begin ***

Residents receive determinations from their Board of Assessment Review Hearing

2024 Final Assessment Roll is Filed


All New homeowners must register for STAR with New York State.

Enhanced STAR

Provides an increased benefit for the primary residences of senior citizens (age 65 and older) with qualifying incomes:

$93,200 or less for the 2023-2024 school year
$98,700 or less for the 2024-2025 school year

Based on the first $81,400 of the full value of a home for the 2023-2024 school year Based on the first $84,000 of the full value of a home for the 2024-2025 school year.

The STAR benefit applies only to school district taxes. Please fill out both forms below and return to the Assessor’s office before March 1st. Also please bring your prior year Federal Income Tax Return.

Senior Citizens

If your income is under $58,400 you may qualify for this exception.

Other Exemptions

Limited Income with Disabilities House

Household income needs to be under $37,400 to qualify.