Welcome

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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 – May: Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM except legal holidays and day after Thanksgiving.
June – August: Monday – Friday 8:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. except legal holidays.

Jane Haskins, Deputy Treasurer – Finance

JHaskins@co.essex.ny.us

Lisa Decker, Deputy Treasurer – Taxes

LDecker@co.essex.ny.us

  • Amy Quesnel-Jones – Payroll Specialist
  • Roberta (Bobbi) Vincent – Senior Account Clerk
  • Joanne Nutini – Senior Account Clerk
  • Lois Borden – Senior Account Clerk
  • Cathy Flinchum – 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 (2019)

Town of Chesterfield
Bruce Bourgeois Jr., Tax Collector
PO Box 456
Keeseville NY 12944
518-834-9041

Town of Crown Point
Linda Woods, Tax Collector
PO Box 444, 17 Monitor Bay Park
Crown Point NY 12928
518-597-3235

Town of Elizabethtown
Janet E. Cross, Tax Collector
PO Box 344, 7563 Court St.
Elizabethtown NY 12932
518-873-6555

Town of Essex
Alicia Kelly, Tax Collector
PO Box 45, 2313 Main St.
Essex NY 12936
518-963-4287

Town of Jay
Susan Richards, Tax Collector
PO Box 730
AuSable Forks NY 12912
518-647-2204

Town of Keene
Ellen S. Estes, Tax Collector
PO Box 245
Keene NY 12942
518-576-4444

Town of Lewis
Kathleen Robertson, Tax Collector
PO Box 532
Lewis NY 12950
518-873-9818

Town of Minerva
Diana Mason, Tax Collector
56 Donnelly Road
Olmstedville NY 12857
518-251-2832

Town of Moriah
Rose M. French, Tax Collector
38 Park Place
Port Henry NY 12974
518-546-3341

Town of Newcomb
Karen Darrah, Tax Collector
PO Box 75, 36 Chaisson Rd
Newcomb NY 12852
518-582-5131
kd12852@frontiernet.net

Town of North Elba
Laurie Dudley, Tax Collector
2693 Main Street, Suite 101
Lake Placid NY 12946
518-523-2162

Town of North Hudson
Martha King, Tax Collector
PO Box 155
North Hudson NY 12855
518-532-9811

Town of St. Armand
Nancy Heath, Tax Collector
PO Box 338
Bloomingdale NY 12913
518-891-3189

Town of Schroon
Patricia Savarie, Tax Collector
PO Box 338, 15 Leland Ave.
Schroon Lake NY 12870
518-532-7737

Town of Ticonderoga
Tonya Thompson, Tax Collector
PO Box 471, 132 Montcalm St.
Ticonderoga NY 12883
518-585-6677

Town of Westport
Julie Schreiber, Tax Collector
PO Box 267
Westport NY 12993
518-962-8360

Town of Willsboro
Bridget Brown, Tax Collector
5 Farrell Rd
Willsboro NY 12996
518-963-8933

Town of Wilmington
Gerald Bruce, Tax Collector
PO Box 180, 7 Community Center Circle
Wilmington NY 12997
518-946-2105

School Tax Collectors (2019 – 2020)

AuSable Valley Central School
AVCS Tax Collector
1273 Rt. 9N
Clintonville NY 12924
518-834-2846 (S) | 518-834-5810 (F)

Boquet Valley Central School
Serene-Lee Holland, Tax Collector
25 Sisco Street
Westport NY 12993
518-962-8018 (S)

Crown Point Central School
Kama Ingleston, Tax Collector
PO Box 35, 2758 Main St.
Crown Point NY 12928
518-597-3285 x295 (S)

Keene Central School
Keene Central School Tax Collector
PO Box 304
Keene NY 12942
518-576-4555 (S)
Contact: Cindy Summo

Lake Placid Central School
LPCS Tax Collector
50 Cummings Road
Lake Placid NY 12946
518-523-2475 x3003 (S)
Contact: Laurie Baumbach

Minerva Central School
Diana Mason, Tax Collector
56 Donnelly Road
Olmstedville NY 12857
518-251-2832 (T)

Moriah Central School
MCS Tax Collector
39 Viking Lane
Port Henry NY 12974
518-546-3301 x507 (S)
Contact: Jean Allen

Newcomb Central School
Pamela Bush, Tax Collector
5535 State Route 28N
Newcomb NY 12852
518-582-3341 (S)

North Warren Central School
School Tax Collector
6110 State Rte 8
Chestertown NY 12817
518-494-3015 (S)

Putnam Central School
Darlene Kerr, Tax Collector
PO Box 95, 14 Putnam Center Road
Putnam Station NY 12861
518-547-8266 (S) | 518-547-8317 (T)

Saranac Lake Central School
SLCS Tax Collector
79 Canaras Avenue
Saranac Lake NY 12983
518-891-5460 (S)

Schroon Lake Central School
Schroon Lake Central School
PO Box 338
Schroon Lake NY 12870
518-532-7164 (S)

Ticonderoga Central School
Anne Michalack, Tax Collector
5 Calkins Place
Ticonderoga NY 12883
518-585-7400 (S)

Willsboro Central School
Bridget Brown, School Tax Collector
5 Farrell Rd
Willsboro NY 12996
518-963-8933 (T)

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

Village Tax Collectors (2019)

Village of Lake Placid
Paul J. Ellis, Treasurer
2693 Main Street
Lake Placid NY 12946
Phone: 518-523-9952 | Fax: 518-523-1362
treasurer@villageoflakeplacid.ny.gov

Village of Saranac Lake
Elizabeth Benson, Treasurer
39 Main Street Suite 9
Saranac Lake NY 12983
Phone: 518-891-4150 | Fax: 518-891-1324
treasurer@saranaclakeny.gov

Budget

State / Federal

Forms

Application for certificate of residence
Request for change of address or name change for Real Property Tax Services
Room occupancy tax return with instructions (fillable with Internet Explorer and Google Chrome)
room occupancy tax registration form with instructions (fillable with Internet Explorer and Google Chrome)