STAR exemption amounts for school year 2019–2020: Columbia County
The Enhanced or Basic STAR exemption is the amount that your assessment will be reduced prior to the levy of school taxes. For example, if you own and live in a house that has an enhanced STAR exemption and that is assessed at $150,000 and the enhanced STAR exemption for your municipality is $50,000, the school taxes on your property would be paid on a taxable assessment of $100,000 ($150,000 - $50,000).
|Municipality||Enhanced exemption||Basic exemption||Date certified|
|City of Hudson||$91,760||$40,570||6/27/2019|
|Town of Ancram||$68,700||$30,000||4/9/2019|
|Town of Austerlitz||$68,700||$30,000||4/9/2019|
|Town of Canaan||$68,700||$30,000||4/9/2019|
|Town of Chatham||$54,960||$24,000||4/9/2019|
|Town of Claverack||$63,200||$27,600||4/9/2019|
|Town of Clermont||$68,700||$30,000||4/9/2019|
|Town of Copake||$70,070||$30,600||4/9/2019|
|Town of Gallatin||$68,700||$30,640||4/9/2019|
|Town of Germantown||$58,400||$25,500||4/9/2019|
|Town of Ghent||$64,580||$28,200||4/9/2019|
|Town of Greenport||$68,700||$30,000||4/9/2019|
|Town of Hillsdale||$68,700||$30,000||4/9/2019|
|Town of Kinderhook||$63,970||$27,940||4/9/2019|
|Town of Livingston||$57,710||$25,200||4/9/2019|
|Town of New Lebanon||$68,700||$30,000||4/9/2019|
|Town of Stockport||$57,020||$24,900||4/9/2019|
|Town of Stuyvesant||$70,900||$31,560||7/23/2019|
|Town of Taghkanic||$69,390||$30,300||4/9/2019|
The above exemption amounts were determined using the latest data available. As more current data becomes available these exemptions are subject to change.
If in the future a revised exemption is determined which is five percent or more different than the exemption indicated, a new exemption will be recertified to that municipality.
Any recertification will occur before the last date allowed by law for the levy of school taxes.