Real Property Tax Service Agency

Steuben County Address or Name Change Form
Annual Report

Wendy Jordan, Director
Telephone: (607) 664-2373
Fax: (607) 664-2168

Departmental Information Area Code 607
3 E Pulteney Sq, Bath, NY 14810
Assessment Data Supv: Melissa Edwards
Assessment Data Clerk: Doug Rumsey
Tax Map Supervisor: Larry Roach 664-2380
Asst. Tax Map Technician: currently vacant  
Data Collector: Dianna Ollis 664-2471

Important Information Regarding Changes to the STAR Exemption

Important Information Regarding STAR & Manufactured Homes 


Steuben County contains 34 assessing units comprising 32 towns and 2 cities with a total of 46 elected
and appointed assessors. All Villages have ceased to be an assessing unit. The 2013 assessment rolls
contained 55,869 parcels of real property. The assessment staff coordinated the levy of +$189.0
million in real property taxes for town, county, school, village, and city taxes. There are 21 schools
and 114 special districts within the County.

All parcels are tax mapped in digital format and maintained using a Geodatabase system. Steuben
County contains 901,120 acres of land with about 32,000 acres of unmapped land used for roads and


The Real Property Tax Service Agency is designed to function as an educational, advisory, assistance
arm of county government and ESTA. Providing a multitude of administrative and technical expertise to local government, assessing officials and the general public.

Our interests and goals are directed toward developing customer understanding and satisfaction of how
NYS Real Property Tax Law is formulated, equitably and uniformly applied and improved upon.

Our activities become paramount to delivering the highest level of professional quality programs
available and by establishing the framework within which government is financed in a reasonable and
consistent manner.

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