This page was created to assist you with researching information on properties located within the Town of Cheektowaga in an effort to maintain equitable assessments. Other resources available on our website are: Exemption Forms, Forms to Dispute Value, Important Assessment Dates, Recent Tax Rates and Links.
Mission Statement of the Department of Assessment
The Cheektowaga Department of Assessment is responsible for creating fair and equitable assessments yearly. We administer real property tax exemptions as provided by the New York State Real Property Tax Law and locally adopted laws. We educate the general public about Real Property Assessment Administration.
2020 Assessment Update Suspended
The Town Board has voted and unanimously passed a resolution to suspend the 2020 Assessment Update Project. As a result all informal assessment challenges will be suspended. All assessments will revert to the 2019 value.
Current Assessment Calendar
|January||Accept exemption applications, building permit processing, review property sales|
|February||Review changes for Preliminary Assessments|
|March 1st||Taxable Status and Valuation Day (last day to apply for exemptions)|
|March – April||Informal Assessment Reviews & Assessment Information Sessions|
|May 1||Tentative Assessment Roll Filed|
|May 27, 2020||Board of Assessment Review meets on Grievance Day|
|July 1||Final Assessment Roll Filed|
|July 1st – July 30th||Small Claims Assessment Review|
|September – December||Accept exemption applications, building permit processing, review property sales|
Disclaimer (Please Read)
The Cheektowaga Assessment Department has compiled assessment data and images for the sole purposes of assessing property value for taxing purposes; it is not intended for use by others or for any other purpose except for public service. The Cheektowaga Assessors Office does not accept any responsibility, financial or otherwise, from any use of this material, including loss of profit, indirect, special or consequential damages. There are no warranties expressed or implied. The Town of Cheektowaga accepts no liability for the content of this assessment research tool, or for the consequences of any actions taken on the basis of information obtained through this research tool, unless that information is subsequently confirmed in writing by the Town of Cheektowaga Assessors Department. This site contains real property data, residential and commercial parcel photographs and comparative values for use in the process of assessment review only. The Town of Cheektowaga Assessors Department assessment information is updated periodically on this site. Information will be updated as new releases are developed. For the most recent and accurate assessment information contact the Assessment Department at 716-686-3440.