TOWN OF BEDFORD
321 Bedford Road, Bedford Hills, NY 10507
The last day to pay your second half of the 2021-2022 school tax without penalty is January 31, 2022.
The following are options to pay your 2021-2022 School Taxes
Due to the resurgence of the COVID-19 Virus, we urge all residents to use non-in-person methods to pay taxes.
(it must include the entire address, exactly as shown):
Amy M. Dickan, Tax Receiver
P.O. Box 5270
Binghamton, NY 13902-5270
2. On-line Payments via electronic check or credit card
Scroll down and choose the option to pay taxes and follow the instructions
(when searching for your property please DO NOT INCLUDE Rd., St, Ave., etc)
A black metal drop box has been installed outside the front door at 321 Bedford Rd. in Bedford Hills.
Please only drop payments in the box between 8:30am and 4:30pm M-F.
Any payments received in this manner will be mailed a receipt to the address on file.
4. In Person
The office will be open for in person payments 8:30am to 4:30 pm M-F.
PLEASE NOTE: If you pay through your bank, please be sure to confirm with the bank.
If you have additional questions, please call the office at 914-666-4475 or email us at email@example.com
The Receiver of Taxes is responsible for collecting all taxes levied within the Town from the three school districts serving Bedford, Bedford’s portion of the Westchester County tax and local Town and Special District taxes.
Mail payments made payable to Amy M. Dickan, Receiver of Taxes to:
Amy M. Dickan, Town of Bedford Tax Receiver
Dept # 117217
P.O. Box 5270
Binghamton, NY 13902-527
Click here for Online Tax Payments.
On July 1st all unpaid taxes, school and county & town, are filed with the Westchester County Clerk’s Office.
If your payment is not received by the due date, the payment penalty added to the tax bill is as indicated for the month paid in the table below.
If your mortgage has been satisfied and taxes were being paid via an escrow account, please contact the Receiver of Taxes Office at 666-4475 to ensure future tax bills are mailed to the appropriate address.
Duplicate Mailing of Tax Notices
If you are 65 years of age or older or are disabled and you own/occupy a one-, two-, or three-family residence, you may designate a consenting adult third party to receive a duplicate of your tax bills and notices of any unpaid taxes.
Obtain an application at the Tax Receivers office
or click here: https://bedfordny.gov/resources/forms-applications/
School tax bills are mailed out by the end of August and may be paid in full or in a two equal payment method. If you choose the payment method, the first-half is due on or before September 30th and the second-half is due on or before January 31st.
The Town of Bedford Tax Receiver’s Office acts merely as the Collection Agency for the Bedford, Katonah-Lewisboro and Byram Hills school districts. School budgets are adopted at annual School District meetings.
School Tax Late Payment Penalty
|month paid||1st half
|December & January||7%||None|
|February & March||10%||10%|
County & Town Tax
County & Town tax bills are mailed out at the end of March and are due on or before April 30th. If your payment is not received by April 30th, the payment penalty added to the tax bill is as indicated for the month paid:
County & Town Late Payment Penalty
|June & July||5%|
|August & September||7%|
|October, November, December||10%|
|January through April||12%|
|May (following year)||13%|
|June (following year)||14%|
Request to Waive Penalties
See memo from Town attorney below.