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Assessor's Office /  Common Exemptions

Please check back after October 1, 2020 for more Information on 2021 Exemptions

New York State Department of Taxation & Finance Information on Exemptions

STAR Exemption

For Information on STAR please refer to the STAR Program: Information for the 2021 School Bill

Disability Exemption

Low Income Senior Exemption

Veterans Exemption

Effective 7/1/2018 Williamsville Central School District is honoring the Cold War Veteran Exemption. Those living within the Williamsville School District and are currently receiving a Pro Rata Veteran Exemption should contact our office to apply.

Business Exemption

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000.

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Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

The Town of Amherst ADA Coordinators are Robert McCarthy (Director of Human Resources) and Mark Berke (Commissioner of Buildings).

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    (716) 631-7000
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    Municipal Building (Town Hall)
  • 5583 Main Street
  • Williamsville, NY 14221