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Town Assessor:
Mario Arevalo
PO Box 468
Otego, NY 13825





Hours:  Thursdays 9:30am-2:30pm  - unless otherwise noted in calendar


If any change to the hours is required, due to federal holidays, vacations, or during building permit season ( Feb. - March ),

the assessor's phone message will give you the current hours. 

To check on snow days, please call the Town Clerk at 607-988-2698 after 9AM BEFORE you make the trip. 

I usually try to come that Tuesday, if possible.



 2014 Assessment Roll



STAR Program


STAR form - This is the initial application for both BASIC STAR and ENHANCED STAR.

An Enhanced Star application must be accompanied by proof of age and proof of income.

Proof of residency may be required for either.


Optional Income Verification Program - This is an application for Enhanced Star participants

who wish to renew their eligibility by having NY State check their income each year.





For other exemptions like Veteran's, Agricultural, etc., please call my office for a review of eligibility requirements and forms.





Grievance Procedure


Grievance Day for the Town of Otego is set for the fourth (4th) Wednesday in May

Forms are available from the Assessor or Town Clerk. 

They can also be obtained online from the NY State Tax and Finance website

along with a discussion called "Contest Your Assessment".

Completed forms can be brought in on Grievance Day or, if mailed, must be received by Grievance Day.



Copyright 2011 Town Of Otego, NY

Town of Otego
3526 State Highway 7, P.O. Box 468  Otego, NY  13825
Phone (607) 988-2698
Fax (607) 988-7081