Are there any programs that can help lower my taxes?

Yes, you may be eligible for a property tax exemption. To inquire about the various property tax exemptions that are available to those residents who meet the New York State requirements, please contact the Department of Assessment at (631) 957-3014. 

An informational booklet, Do You Qualify for a Property Tax Exemption in the Town of Babylon? can also be downloaded. It contains general requirements with descriptions of the most common exemptions. 

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1. Where is the Department of Assessment located and what are the hours of operation?
2. What does the Town Assessor do?
3. What are the functions of the Department of Assessment?
4. How do you arrive at my assessment?
5. Are there any programs that can help lower my taxes?
6. How do I apply for the STAR exemption?
7. Why was the Basic STAR Exemption removed from my tax bill?
8. How do I obtain a Suffolk County Tax Map Number or Item Number?
9. How can I determine the school district of a property?
10. Why do taxes vary on similar looking houses?
11. Why are my property taxes so high?
12. When can I expect a reduction in my tax bill as a result of my small claims?
13. Why are my property taxes higher this year?