Tax Information

To obtain a copy of your bill and/or pay your taxes, please visit: http://egov.basgov.com/MorrisvilleEatonCSD/


SCHOOL TAX INFORMATION:

The school property tax bills will be mailed by the county at the end of August and should be received by property owners no later than September 1st.

DATES:

  • September 1 – October 31: The District will accept tax payments by mail (see “Mailing Instructions” below) or online (see “Online Payments” below).
  • September 10 – October 1: The District will accept payments in person, 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the District business office (see “Payment in Person” below).The District will not accept in person payments after October 1.
  • October 2 – October 31: payments received during this time-period must include a 2% penalty (see “Penalties” below).
  • October 31: The last day the District can accept payments.
  • November 1: Uncollected tax information is turned over to the Madison County Tax Office.

MAILING INSTRUCTIONS:
The District will accept tax payments by mail from September 1 through October 31, 2018.  Payments may be made payable to Morrisville-Eaton CSD Tax Collector and mailed to:

Morrisville-Eaton CSD
Attn: Tax Collector
P.O. Box 990
Morrisville, NY 13408

 

PAYMENT IN PERSON:

From September 10th through October 1st, payments may be dropped off at the MECS business office.  Payments are accepted between 9:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, or by appointment.  The District business office is located in the Middle/High School building at 5061 Fearon Rd. 
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ONLINE PAYMENTS:
The District will continue to offer an online payment option this year.  Fees collected by the online payment vendor are the responsibility of the payor.

  • E-checks (deduction straight from your checking account): $1.75
  • Debit Card Fee: $3.95
  • Credit Card Fee: 2.45% of the tax bill

To pay online Click Here

 

PENALTIES:

  • Per the New York State Real Property Tax Law, Section 1322(1), payments must be received or postmarked no later than October 1, 2018 to avoid a 2% penalty.Payments received after October 1 (unless postmarked on or before October 1) that do not include the 2% penalty will be returned to payor.
  • An additional 5% penalty is assessed on tax bills that are not paid or postmarked by October 31.
  • Returned checks are subject to a $25.00 service fee.

 

The District does not accept tax payments after October 31st. All unpaid tax bills are turned over to the Madison County Tax Office on November 1st.  Any Payments received after October 31st will be returned to the sender.