Board of Assessment Review

Purpose: The BAR’s sole purpose is to guarantee taxpayer rights by hearing real property assessment complaints and arriving at fair and impartial determinations regarding those complaints.
Training: Initial appointees and re-appointees must attend the BAR training session in order to participate in the hearing and determinations of assessment complaints on grievance day.
Section 523 of the Real Property Tax Law prescribes BAR appointments. The Town Board appoints members for five-year term of office. Terms must begin on October 1 and end on September 30, five years later.

Tom Carty (September 2018)
Craig Norton (September 2019)
Augie Sena (September 2020)
Bill Sullivan (September 2017)
Howard Van Lenten (September 2016/21)