Town of Cairo Locations & Dates to Receive Taxes for 2015
1. Bank of Greene County-Cairo Branch(January only), 230 M. Simons Rd, Cairo, NY 12413
During Regular Lobby Hours
2. Cairo Town Hall, 512 Main Street, Cairo, NY 12413
During Office Hours
Mail Payments to: Tax Collector, Town of Cairo, PO Box 319, Cairo, NY 12413
Payments made by mail must be postmarked by the last day of the month due.
No postdated checks will be accepted.
A $30 charge will be added to the total bill for returned checks.
Payments are accepted by check, cash, or credit card(convenience fees will be assessed).
View bills & pay online at: click here
Online E-Payment service with credit card, debit card or e-check. (convenience fees will be assessed) Go to egov.basny.com/cairo
PLEASE NOTE: Every credit card company charges vendors who accept their cards a fee for the privilege. Because we are a municipality, by law we are NOT allowed to pay these fees. So if you wish to use the online payment system, convenience fees will be assessed as follows:
VISA (credit); MasterCard & Discover (credit & debit)…2.45% per transaction (minimum fee $3.95)
ATM/Network debit cards (PIN-debit only)…2.45% per transaction (minimum fee $3.95)
VISA-consumer debit cards…$3.95 per transaction
Electronic checks/ACH…$1.75 per transaction
PLEASE KEEP THESE CONVENIENCE FEES IN MIND WHEN SELECTING THIS PAYMENT OPTION.
Tax payments will be received without penalty until January 31, 2015 or with a US Postal Service Date stamp of January 31, 2015. Payments made after this date must include the appropriate penalty as indicated on the tax bill. Payments will be accepted through July 31, 2015 after which time the taxpayer should contact the Greene County Treasurer for payment information @ 518-719-3530.
A WORD ABOUT POSTMARKS: NYS Real Property Law states that we must respect the postmark on payments. Therefore, when you pay your taxes near the end of a month PLEASE MAKE SURE the post office staff stamps the envelope in your presence which will guarantee the postmark.