Assessment Review Time 

The deadline to file an assessment grievance is May 24, 2022 by 8pm with the Assessment Department of Tompkins County.

Complaint on Real Property Assessment Form

Tax Exemption Forms & Information 

Department of Assessment Tompkins County


Tax payments after March 31, 2022 need to be made out to the Tompkins County Finance, 125 East Court St.,  Ithaca, NY 14850.  Please contact them for the correct amount.  607-274-5545

Important Notice for Senior Citizen Taxpayers


Your deadline for paying GROTON Town & County 2022 Taxes on YOUR RESIDENCE is extended to Monday February 7, 2022 without penalty BUT ONLY if you meet the following criteria:


  1. You MUST already have a Town  or County Senior Exemption or an Enhanced STAR Exemption. (65 or older & under a certain income)

  2. Applies ONLY to YOUR RESIDENCE, which must be in the Town or Village of Groton.

  3. Applies ONLY to FULL PAYMENTS. 

  4. If you choose to make a partial payment, you must do so by January 31.

  5. Applies only to GROTON Town & County 2022 Taxes. 

      MAKE SURE YOU QUALIFY - Any non-qualifying payment after January 31 will be charged the

      late fee.

CALL 607-898-5035 TODAY to see if you qualify for this extension!

All qualifying Senior Citizen bills paid after February 7 will be charged the late fee.




Tax Collection

With TaxGlance you can pay your taxes online from January thru March. You can also view and print your Town & County tax bill online anytime.  Can't find your paid receipt?  Now it's easy, just go online and print it!




Credit/Debit Card Payment


You can pay your taxes online by clicking the TaxGlance button above, in person at the Clerk's Office or over the phone by calling 607-898-5035.  Our credit card provider will charge an additional 2.75% service fee when paying your taxes with a credit card or debit card.  (If the bill is $64.00 or less the service fee is $1.75.)


E-Check Payment


E-Checks will be charged an access fee depending on the amount of the check:

$1,999.99 and less - $2.50

$2000.00 - $3,999.99 - $5.00

$4,000.00 - $5,999.99 - $7.50

$6,000.00 - $7,999.99 - $10.00

$8,000.00 - $ 9,999.99 - $12.50

Over $10,000 - increments of $2.50 per $2,000

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