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Department of Taxation and Finance

Assessment Community Weekly 04/01/19

We’re updating the Basic STAR Ineligible reports to reflect a legislative change

The 2019-20 Enacted New York State Budget includes a measure to change the income limit for the Basic STAR exemption to $250,000. (However, the income limit for the Basic STAR credit will remain $500,000.)
 
In light of this change, we are taking down the Basic STAR Ineligible Reports. In mid-April, when we re-launch the reports, they will include Basic STAR exemption applicants with incomes greater than $250,000.
 
Stay tuned for more information about this and other legislative changes.

Issue certifying taxable state land reports online

When reviewing the preliminary state owned land reports, the option to select Certify 2019 Preliminary List online is currently unavailable. We are working to resolve the issue, and will notify you when the option is restored. Until then, you can provide us the preliminary lists in any of the following ways:

NYS DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION AND FINANCE
TAXABLE STATE LAND UNIT
WA HARRIMAN STATE CAMPUS
ALBANY NY  12227-0801

Questions about taxable state owned land can also be directed to the state-land unit at ORPTS.StateLandUnit@tax.ny.gov.

Updated list of ORPTS regional liaisons

We’ve updated the online list of ORPTS customer service teams for changes in the Western and Northern Regions.

Handy tip: Select your county name to easily email all of the members of your team.

Judicial cases

New on Judicial cases:

  • Matter of DeSousa v Town of Babylon
  • Matter of Eastbrooke Condominium v Ainsworth
  • 416 Mgt. LLC v Tax Commn. of N.Y.
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