Receiver of Taxes Charles Berman reminds taxpayers that the last day to pay the Town of North Hempstead 2016 general taxes second-half bill without a penalty is Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016. The U.S. Postal Service must postmark mailed payments on or before Aug.10, 2016 to avoid a penalty.By law, office postage meters are not official postmarks. The Receiver of Taxes recommends that taxpayers mailing payments on the last day have their payments hand stamped at the post office to ensure a timely postmark.
Berman also announces that his office will be open from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. on Wednesday, August 10, 2016. In addition to paying in person at the Receiver of Taxes’ office at 200 Plandome Rd. (Town Hall Annex), in Manhasset, taxpayers may also pay in person with only a check or money order at the following local collection sites:
SECOND-HALF 2016 GENERAL TAX LOCAL COLLECTION SITES:
Mon. Aug. 1 10a.m. -noon. Port Washington Parking District, 15 Vanderventer Ave., Port Washington
Mon. Aug. 1 1p.m. -2p.m. Hector Gayle Roslyn Community Center, 53 Orchard St., Roslyn Heights
Tues. Aug. 2 10a.m-noon. Fuschillo Park, Carle Rd. & Broadmoor Ln., Carle Place
Tues. Aug. 2 1 p.m.-2p.m. Yes We Can Community Center, 141 Garden St., New Cassel
Wed. Aug. 3 10 a.m.-noon. Clinton G. Martin Park, Marcus Ave. and New Hyde Park Rd., New Hyde Park
Wed. Aug. 3 2p.m-3p.m. Broadway Park, Broadway & County Courthouse Rd., Garden City Park
Thur. Aug. 4 11a.m.-noon Great Neck Social Center, 80 Grace Ave., Great Neck
Thur. Aug. 4 1p.m.-3p.m. Michael J. Tully Park, Evergreen Ave., New Hyde Park
Fri. Aug. 5 Noon. -2p.m. John D. Caemmerer Park, Wentworth Ave., Albertson
Please bring your entire bill with you when paying in person.
Regular office hours are 9a.m.-4:45 p.m. For further information, taxpayers may visit the town’s website at www.northhempsteadny.gov or call 516-869-7800.
To sign up, go to the Town website and click on the envelope in the upper left-hand corner of the screen, then follow directions for tax payment alerts. A reminder will be emailed approximately 10 days before the last day to pay the tax without a penalty.
In addition, property owners may register online for “no cost” access to their general and school property tax information. For an email payment reminder, log on to the website at www.northhempsteadny.gov (click the “Our Government” tab, click on “Receiver of Taxes”, and then click the “Online Tax Information & Payments” link) any time to view, print, or check the payment status of your property tax bills. Additionally, for a “convenience fee” property owners will also be able to pay their tax bills using American Express, Visa, MasterCard or Discover or by “Automatic Electronic Check”. Please note that conventional payments via the U.S. mail or an in-person payment will continue to be “without any convenience fee or charge”.