503 Geyser Road
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Phone: (518) 885-9220
Fax: (518) 885-0895
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
The Town of Milton's Tentative 2019 Assessment Roll is now available. You may access it by clicking
The Assessor's Office administers all aspects of real property assessment in the Town of Milton. The Assessor identifies all property in the Town and estimates the value of each parcel. The town, county, and school budgets determine the amount of tax to be raised. The Assessment determines the share each property owner will pay toward the total tax levy.
Our doors are always open and we're here to assist homeowners in any way we can. Please call (518) 885-8047 if you have any questions or concerns - We're here to serve YOU!
Services available at the Assessor's office
All deeds, surveys and property transfers are recorded at the County Clerk's Office, 40 McMaster St., Ballston Spa.
New York State, through the STAR program, provides an exemption from school taxes for all owner-occupied primary residence (including mobile homes in parks).
Basic STAR - is for all owner-occupied residences with annual income under $500,000(new legislation for 2019) and no age requirement. Please register for STAR online at www.tax.ny.gov/star if you are a new homeowner.
Enhanced (or Senior) STAR - is for owners 65 years of age or over (by 12/31 of the year you are applying for) with a 2018 income under $86,300 for the 2020 tax year (the maximum income allowed changes every year).
Driver's Licences are required for all STAR exemptions; Bills of Sale are also required for Mobile Homes.
(For those with a lower income) RP467 & RP467-INS. Reduction in school and town and county taxes for qualified incomes. 65 years of age and income under $32,400 for Ballston and Galway Schools; income under $37,400 for Saratoga Springs school and income under $24,000 for Town Taxes. For this exemption income equals your total income for the prior year minus out of pocket medical expenses.
RP459-c & RP459 INS. For owners under 65 years of age that quality for Social Security Disability and have a limited income. Saratoga Springs School allows a total income of $32,400 and Ballston School allows a total income of $26,900 for the prior year.
RP458A or RP458B. Prior active duty with a DD214 discharge paper for militay service is required. All dates of service qualify. Alternative vets are service during a foreign war period. Cold War Vets are service during peacetime.
Must meet an income and acreage requirement or lease land to a farmer who does qualify.
Senior (Enhanced) STAR - Will not longer be mailed as they are now being automatically renewed at NYSDTF
Senior exemptions for lower income - mailed to homeowners in June
Disability exemption - mailed to homeowners in June
Agricultural exemption - mailed in September
No renewals are required for Basic STAR or Veterans Exemptions
March 1st of each year is the last day for filing information or exemptions for rolls and bills published during the next 12 months.