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Office of the State Comptroller - Local Government & School Accountability

Real Property Tax Cap Information - Local Governments
(Cities, Counties, Towns, Villages, Fire Districts, Libraries, Independent Special Districts)

Official Guidance

The NYS Department of Taxation and Finance has issued written guidance materials to assist local government officials in calculating their allowable levy limit. This information can be found at the NYS Department of Taxation and Finance's website.

Previous Webinars

September 18, 2013: Property Tax Cap – Year Three Update

September 27, 2012: Property Tax Cap Webinar for Local Governments with a 12/31 Fiscal Year End

September 10, 2012: Property Tax Cap Webinar for Fire Districts

Guidelines and FAQ Information:

General Information:

Other Information:

Please submit questions and/or suggestions to or call the Hot Line at 518.473.0006