Welcome

Michael Diskin, Essex County Treasurer

Essex County Treasurer Michael Diskin

mdiskin@co.essex.ny.us

Treasurer’s Office: (518) 873-3310 Fax: (518) 873-3318

7551 Court Street, P.O. Box 217, Elizabethtown, New York 12932

Hours of Operation:

September 1st – June 30th – Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM except legal holidays and the day after Thanksgiving.

July 1st – August 31st – Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM except legal holidays.

Jane Haskins, Deputy Treasurer – Finance

JHaskins@co.essex.ny.us

Lisa Decker, Deputy Treasurer – Taxes

LDecker@co.essex.ny.us

  • Lanita Canavan – Payroll Specialist
  • Kate Labbate – Principal Account Clerk
  • Joanne Nutini – Senior Account Clerk
  • Lois Borden – Senior Account Clerk
  • Melinda Garvey – Senior Account Clerk

Welcome

The County Treasurer is elected for a term of four years and is responsible for the prudent administration of all money belonging to the county or in which the county has an interest. The Treasurer also serves as trustee for court and trust funds and has statutory responsibilities for the collection of taxes. He and his staff work with taxpayers regarding tax problems, handle tax deed matters, post payments and recommend necessary corrections. With regard to taxes, the Treasurer, in compliance with local law, may create installment plans for delinquent taxes.

Assisting the Treasurer are deputies, accountants, bookkeepers, tax clerks and other people dedicated to providing financial services to Essex County.

The Treasurer’s Office is committed to providing the public with the most accurate, efficient and helpful service possible. We encourage you to review the information on our new site and hope you will share your remarks and comments with us. It is our intent and goal to continue to stay current with technology, education and experience so we may always have available to you the public information, records and forms you desire.

Taxes

Tax Collectors

Town Tax Collectors

Chesterfield: Bruce Bourgeois, Jr., Tax Collector
PO Box 456, 1 Vine St.
Keeseville, NY 12944
834-9041

Crown Point: Linda Woods, Tax Collector
PO Box 444, 17 Monitor Bay Park
Crown Point, NY 12928
597-3235

Elizabethtown: Debra Brooks, Tax Collector
PO Box 344, 7563 Court St.
Elizabethtown, NY 12932
873-6555

Essex: William Morgan, Tax Collector
PO Box 45, 2313 Main St.
Essex, NY 12936
963-4287

Jay: Valerie Coolidge, Tax Collector
PO Box 730, 11 School Lane
Ausable Forks, NY 12912
647-2204

Keene: Donna Reed Austin, Tax Collector
PO Box 304
Keene, NY 12942
576-9565

Lewis: Kathleen Robertson, Tax Collector
PO Box 532
Lewis, NY 12950
873-9818

Minerva: Effie J. McNally, Tax Collector
1362 County Rte 29
Olmstedville, NY 12857
251-2186

Moriah: Elaine C. Adkins, Tax Collector
38 Park Place, Suite 2
Port Henry, NY 12974
546-3341

Newcomb: Karen Darrah, Tax Collector
PO Box 115
36 Chaisson Rd
Newcomb, NY 12852
582-5131, kd12852@frontiernet.net

North Elba: Laurie Dudley, Tax Collector
2693 Main Street, Suite 101
Lake Placid, NY 12946
523-2162

North Hudson: Martha King, Tax Collector
PO Box 155
North Hudson, NY 12855
586-1609

St. Armand: Nancy Heath, Tax Collector
PO Box 338
Bloomingdale, NY 12913
891-3189

Schroon: Patricia Savarie, Tax Collector
PO Box 578, 15 Leland Ave.
Schroon Lake, NY 12870
532-7737

Ticonderoga: Tonya Thompson, Tax Collector
PO Box 471, 132 Montcalm St.
Ticonderoga, NY 12883
585-6677

Westport: Sheila Borden, Tax Collector
PO Box 267
Westport, NY 12993
962-8360

Willsboro: Bridget Brown, Tax Collector
PO Box 370, 5 Farrell Rd
Willsboro, NY 12996
963-8933

Wilmington: Gerald Bruce, Tax Collector
PO Box 180, 7 Community Center Circle
Wilmington, NY 12997
946-2105

School Tax Collectors

AUSABLE VALLEY CENTRAL SCHOOL
AVCS Tax Collector
1273 Rt.9N Clintonville NY 12924
834-2846(S) or
Contact: Bonnie Hopkins
808 Clintonville Rd-Peru NY 12972
643-9328(H) or 643-0888(Fax)

CROWN POINT CENTRAL SCHOOL
School Tax Collector
PO Box 35 2758 Main St.
Crown Point NY 12928
597-3285(S)

ELIZABETHTOWN-LEWIS CENTRAL SCHOOL
Anna Belle Kurtz, Tax Collector
PO Box 5 Elizabethtown NY 12932
873-6371(S)/873-9220(H)

KEENE CENTRAL SCHOOL
Donna Reed Austin, Tax Collector
PO Box 304 Keene NY 12942
576-4555(S)/576-9565(H)

LAKE PLACID CENTRAL SCHOOL
School Tax Collector
50 Cummings Road
Lake Placid NY 12946
523-2475 ext.3003(S)
Contact: Laurie Baumbach

MINERVA CENTRAL SCHOOL
Effie J. McNally, Tax Collector
1362 County Rte 29
Olmstedville NY 12857
251-2000(S)/251-2186(H)

MORIAH CENTRAL SCHOOL
School Tax Collector
39 Viking Lane Port Henry NY 12974
546-3301(S) or
Contact: Jean Allen

NEWCOMB CENTRAL SCHOOL
Pauline Miller, Tax Collector
92 Marcy Lane Newcomb NY 12852
582-3341(S)/582-3761(H)

NORTH WARREN CENTRAL SCHOOL
School Tax Collector
6110 State Rte 8
Chestertown NY 12817
494-3015(S)

PUTNAM CENTRAL SCHOOL
Patricia M. Wilson, Tax Coll.
PO Box 95
Putnam Station NY 12861
547-8266(S)/547-8317(T)

SARANAC LAKE CENTRAL SCHOOL
School Tax Coll. 79 Canaras Avenue
Saranac Lake NY 12983
891-5460(S)

SCHROON LAKE CENTRAL SCHOOL
Glens Falls Natl Bank, Tax Collector
PO Bx 428 Schroon Lake NY 12870
532-7164(S)

TICONDEROGA CENTRAL SCHOOL
Jean McKee, Tax Collector
PO Box 471
Community Bldg 132 Montcalm St
Ticonderoga NY 12883
585-7400(S)/585-2670(T)

WESTPORT CENTRAL SCHOOL
Judy French, Tax Collector
25 Sisco St
Westport NY 12993
962-8018(S)

WILLSBORO CENTRAL SCHOOL
Beverly Moran, School Tax Collector
PO Box 370
Willsboro NY 12996
963-8668(T)

(S) = School Phone #
(H) = Home Phone #
(T) = Town Office Phone #

Village Tax Collectors

Village of Keeseville: Lynn Hathaway, Clerk/Treasurer
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE VILLAGE OF KEESEVILLE WILL DISSOLVE ON JANUARY 1, 2015
58 Liberty Street
Keeseville NY 12944
Phone: (518) 834-9059
Fax: (518) 834-9050
vkclerk@villageofkeeseville.us

Village of Lake Placid: Peggy L. Mousaw, CMFO, Treasurer
2693 Main Street
Lake Placid NY 12946
Phone: (518) 523-9952
Fax: (518) 523-1321
treasurermousaw@villageoflakeplacid.ny.gov

Village of Port Henry: Paula Monette, Treasurer
4303 Main Street
Port Henry NY 12974
Phone: (518) 546-9933
Fax: (518) 546-8675
villageofporthenry@nycap.rr.com

Village of Saranac Lake: Paul J. Ellis, Treasurer
39 Main Street Suite 9
Saranac Lake NY 12983
Phone: (518) 891-4150
Fax: (518) 891-1324
treasurer@saranaclakeny.gov

Budget

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