Joe Maciejewski

Joseph L. Maciejewski, CCD, Director of Real Property Tax Services

The Department of Real Property Tax Services prepares and administers the collection of current county taxes in the City of Buffalo and the foreclosure/enforcement of countywide delinquent tax liens. It also maintains up to date real property tax maps and assessment data and to maximize the collection of real property tax dollars.

What's Happening in Real Property Tax Services

This page will be updated as information becomes available regarding the next tax foreclosure sale.


General Information pertaining...

Taxpayer Alert:
Changes to the NYS STAR program. If you purchased a home recently, the traditional STAR program has changed.  You need to register on line at the NYS Tax and Finance website. STAR is no longer a tax exemption on your school tax bill, you will be mailed a STAR credit check. For those who...

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Tax Information


Tax Line: (716) 858-8333
Fax: (716) 858-7744

Erie County Real Property Tax Services
Edward A Rath County Office Building
95 Franklin Street - Room 100
Buffalo, New York 14202