Instructions for Paying School Taxes

2023-24 Tax Collection Update

The Stillwater Central School District will not be offering an in-person tax payment option at the district or at Ballston Spa National Bank for the 2023-24 school tax collection. Payments will only be accepted through the mail (postmark determines the date). All residents will receive an envelope to mail payments to:

Tax Collector
Stillwater CSD
P.O. Box 14855
Albany, NY 12212

You can also pay by credit card or echeck online here. *Please note, there are fees associated with using this service and are paid by the taxpayer directly to the vendor.

Please keep in mind that tax bills should arrive to your home in early September. Thank you for your attention, understanding and cooperation.

If you have any questions, please contact the district’s School Tax Collector, Louann Tetrault, at, (518) 373-6176.

Frequently Asked Questions regarding school taxes

Q: When will I get my school tax bill?
A: Bills will be mailed out during the last week of August. If you don’t receive your bill by September 10, you may contact the school tax collector at (518) 373-6176.

Q: When are my school taxes due?
A: School taxes are due, without penalty, by Oct. 2. From October 3-31, payments must include the 2 percent late penalty.

Q: What if I am not able to pay my bill before the October 31 deadline?
A: Any bills that are not paid by October 31 will be turned over to the County Treasurer for collection. At that point, additional penalties will be imposed.