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

 General Information pertaining to tax lien foreclosures via County In Rem proceedings:

TAX PAYER ALERT!

The 2019 NYS Budget contains changes to the STAR program.

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***TAXPAYER ALERT***

Scammers are calling senior citizens claiming to be from Erie County and requesting personal information relating to their STAR exemption.  Erie County is not involved in the administration of the STAR exemption. DO NOT give out any personal information over the phone.

 

Cashier Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30am–3:00pm

 

To change tax bill mailing address:

Contact your local assessor

 

To obtain tax amounts: Click here!

Tax Information

Contact

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