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Mission

Our department is designed to function as an advisory and assessment arm of the County Government, providing a multitude of administrative, training, and technical services to local government, assessing officials, and the general public. All responses are directed towards customer satisfaction with the objective of providing an understanding of how NYS Real Property Tax Law is to be applied equitably and uniformly. 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION - REVISED RP-5217 (REAL PROPERTY TRANSFER REPORT)

The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance has revised the current RP-5217 form. The new form is a down-loadable, bar-coded form. All filers should begin submitting the new PDF version of the RP-5217 form with their deed transaction. The form will need to be created on your computer using the link below in order for the bar code to be generated. It should not be handwritten or typed. You must print the form as an 8.5 X 14 inch legal size document.

Further instructions can be obtained from the State's website link below.

NYS Department of Taxation RP-5217-PDF

Effective April 1, 2014 the Niagara County Clerk's Office will begin accepting the new RP-5217-PDF form. The current 4-part forms will also be accepted but only until May 1, 2014. Please note that the old 4-part forms will not be accepted after May 1, 2014.

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Location

Real property tax Building

We are located on the first floor of the Philo J. Brooks Building 59 Park Avenue, Lockport, NY 14094.

Telephone: 716.439.7077
Fax: 716.439.7067 

Effective Oct. 6, 2014 - NEW office hours will be 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM year round.

Normal Hours: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EST Monday through Friday
Summer Hours: 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM EST Monday through Friday

For Delinquent Tax amounts, please call the Niagara County Treasurer's Office at 439-7007.

For information regarding the REAL PROPERTY TAX CAP, see the NYS Comptrollers website for details. 

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