Real Property Tax Service Agency
Wendy Flaitz, Director
Telephone: (607) 664-2373
Fax: (607) 664-2168
|Departmental Information||Area Code 607|
||3 E Pulteney Sq, Bath, NY 14810
|Assessment Data Supv:||Wendy Jordan
|Assessment Data Clerk:|| Melissa Edwards
|Tax Map Supervisor:||Larry Roach||664-2380|
|Asst. Tax Map Technician:||Gary Dunham
Steuben County contains 34 assessing units comprising 32 towns and 2 cities with a total of 47 elected
and appointed assessors. All Villages have ceased to be an assessing unit. The 2012 assessment rolls
contained 55,780 parcels of real property. The assessment staff coordinated the levy of +$184.0
million in real property taxes for town, county, school, village, and city taxes. There are 21 schools
and 114 special districts within the County.
All parcels are tax mapped in digital format and maintained using a Geodatabase system. Steuben
County contains 901,120 acres of land with about +31,000 acres of unmapped land used for roads and
The Real Property Tax Service Agency is designed to function as an educational, advisory and
assistance arm of county government, providing a multitude of administrative and technical expertise
to local government, assessing officials and the general public.
Our interests and goals are directed toward developing customer understanding and satisfaction of how
NYS Real Property Tax Law is formulated, equitably and uniformly applied and improved upon.
Our activities become paramount to delivering the highest level of professional quality programs
available and by establishing the framework within which government is financed in a reasonable and