April 24, 2020

2020 Tax Relief Program

Pursuant to Governor Cuomo's Executive order 202.22, and in collaboration with the County of Westchester, The Town of Rye is implementing two tax relief options, a HARDSHIP option and a NON-HARDSHIP option, eliminating or reducing penalties for late payment. These programs apply only to the Town and County Taxes due on April 30, 2020.

The Chart below outlines the qualifications for each program.

R E Q U I R E M E N T    C H A R T

If you do not qualify for a Hardship and pay after April 30th, you need do nothing and you will still qualify for the reduced rate, through July 15, 2020.

If you need to take advantage of the Hardship Program, complete and sign the applicable Taxpayer Certification Form below and submit it to the Town of Rye Tax Receiver on or before July 15, 2020. For your convenience, we will accept the certification forms submitted by these methods:

  • Submit online via our Town of Rye Secure Portal (see links below)
  • Print out the PDF Forms Here - Individual,    Business,    Rental
  • Email to Tax Receiver at NMecca@TownofRyeNY.com
  • Use the SECURE DROP BOX outside the Town of Rye Building (222 Grace Church Street, Port Chester NY)
  • Regular Postal Mail: Receiver of Taxes, Town of Rye, 222 Grace Church Street, Port Chester NY 10573

PLEASE NOTE - Certification forms may be submitted prior to, or together with, your tax payment, but no later than July 15, 2020.

Payment received after July 15, 2020 will be charged interest at the rate set by law, currently 5% through July 31, 2020 and 7% thereafter.

SECURE PORTAL LINKS

Individual Taxpayer Certification

Business Entity Taxpayer Certification

Rental Property Taxpayer Certification

For information or assistance please contact the Tax Office -- (914) 939-3558