Updated March 29, 2018
2018 Tax bills are prepared and 2018 property tax information is now available both online at and in the Treasurer’s office, Rm. 110 in City Hall, 24 Eagle St.
If you would like a copy of your tax bill emailed, please send a request to, and we will e-mail you a copy of your tax bill ASAP, but no later than 24 hours from your e-mail.
THE BEST WAY TO PAY YOUR TAX BILL IS ONLINE is online directly from your checking account. ONLINE PAYMENT FROM YOUR CHECKING ACCOUNT IS BY FAR THE EASIEST METHOD TO MAKE PAYMENT AND OBTAIN PROOF OF PAYMENT (50 cent fee applies). You may also pay with a credit card for a 1.9% charge.
RECEIPTS are mailed on a regular basis for those who have requested them by mail. RECEIPTS ARE ALSO AVAILABLE ONLINE. E-receipts of all 2018 payments will be available online within 48 hours of posting of the payment.
2018 Tax Roll
Payments can be made at:
Treasurer’s Office
City Hall, Room 109
24 Eagle Street
Albany, New York 12207
All property taxes are due and, if mailed, must be postmarked by the US Post Office by January 31st (February 1st for Senior exemption bills) to avoid penalties and interest. Under New York State law, penalties MUST be added if a payment is late under all circumstances, and municipalities have no discretion to waive the interest added for late payments.
There is a $34.00 fee for all returned payments.
The Treasurer’s office now offers multiple ways for you to obtain property tax bill information.
Save a trip to City Hall, view, print and/or pay your tax bill online at Payment may be made directly from a checking account for a $.50 cent fee, or by credit card for a $.25 cent fee plus 1.95% of the total payment.
You can request a change to your billing address by emailing
You can request a copy of your Tax bill and/or receipts for payment by using the following addresses:
Receive an e-mail copy of a 2018 tax bill or receipt at
Receive a paid 2017 receipt by emailing
Receive 2016 receipt
Or submit your information below to receive a copy of your 2018 tax bill or receipt within 24 hours. (Expected to be available after December 26, 2017.)

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Under the City Charter, the Treasurer is the Chief Fiscal Officer. The Treasurer is responsible for the collection, receipt, care and custody of all taxes and monies due to the City. The Treasurer is also responsible for payment of all vouchers, claims, payroll and other authorized disbursements, and oversees investment and debt management as authorized by State and local law. As Chief Fiscal Officer, the Treasurer is responsible for the preparation of the City’s financial statements. 

In addition, the City Treasurer supervises Albany’s Parking Violations Bureau. 

Contact Information

Honorable Darius Shahinfar
City Treasurer

City Hall
24 Eagle Street, Room 109
Albany, NY 12207
Phone: (518) 434-5036
Fax: (518) 434-5041

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