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Town Assessor

 The Town of Newstead & Village of Akron is conducting a re-valuation of ALL properties for the 2023 assessment year.  Change of Assessment notices were mailed our April 5, 2023.  It is the responsibility of the property owner to understand their new assessment.  If you have any questions or did not receive a notice, please contact the Assessor, Tina Rados before Grievance Day, May 23, 2023.  (Letter included with the notice - click here)
To contest your assessment click on the 2023 Sales Comps below to find three homes comparable to your property.  Look for similar neighborhood, style home and size.  After completing this, you may call to schedule an informal hearing with Tina Rados, the assessor on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. (hours have been extended in May until Grievance Day)
1st Come 1st Serve. 
Please submit 
Form RP-524  to the Assessor's Office between May 1 and May 23rd by 8pm.

 2023 Tentative Roll  Part 1Part 2,  By Address
2022 Final Roll   Part 1,  Part 2
2022 Tentative Roll   Part 1,   Part 2,
2021 Tentative Roll   Part 1Part 2
2021 Final Roll  Part 1, Part 2


Tina M. Rados, Assessor

Julie Brady, Senior Clerk

Christine Falkowski, Clerk
5 Clarence Center Road
P.O. Box 227
Akron, NY 14001

Phone: (716) 542-4573, option 4                 
Fax: (716) 542-3702

Assessor's Hours:  Tues. & Wed. 9:30 - 4:30pm

EXEMPTIONS are due March 1st    

About the STAR program  

Available Exemptions and Forms

Considering Leasing Land to a Solar Energy Company? Do your homework! 

 It is our goal to treat all customers (taxpayers) in a fair and equitable manner while assessing each property at a uniform percent of value.   The Town of Newstead is now currently at 100% Equalization Rate for 2023.

 Important Dates

February 15th County/Town tax bills are mailed
March 15th County/Town tax bills are due
March 1st taxable status day
(all exemptions are due and property is valued as of this day)
May 1st tentative roll
(all assessments can be viewed)
4th Tuesday in May Grievance day (apply to Board of Assessment Review)
June 30th last day to pay County/Town tax to the Town Clerk
(after this day, payment must be made to Erie County)
July 1st final roll (no more changes to assessment roll)
September 15th School tax bills are mailed
October 15th School tax bills are due
November 30th last day to pay school tax to the Town Clerk
(after this day, payment must be made to Erie County)

These dates are NOT set by the Town of Newstead, but either by the State of New York or Erie County. We have no choice but to adhere to them.