Otsego County Treasurer's Office


In Rem Foreclosure Policy


Property Tax Installment Payments

Installment Program Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Local Law of 2018 - Installment Payments


Occupancy Tax Info and Forms

Local Law No. 3 of 2018

County of Otsego, New York

Tax Law Summary

Quarterly Filing Tax Form

Bed Tax Certificate of Authority

Filing Form

(Fill-In, Print and Mail)

Quarterly Tax Deadlines


2019 Adopted

2018 Adopted

2017 Adopted

2016 Adopted

2015 Adopted

2014 Adopted

Certificate of Residence

Affidavit for Certificate

Certificate of Residence Info

1099 Vendor Forms

W-9 Form

County Health Care

County Health Care Plan




Allen Ruffles, Treasurer

Contact via email ----- Allen Ruffles

Andrew Crisman, Deputy Treasurer

Contact via email ----- Andrew Crisman





Property Taxes due to

Town Collector

April 30th

Quarterly Occupancy Tax

Due March 20th

Quarterly Occupancy Tax

Due June 20th

Tax Sale

August 2018 (Exact date TBD)

Quarterly Occupancy Tax

Due September 20th

Quarterly Occupancy Tax

Due December 20th

Hartford Deferred Compensation

Employee Retirement Account Review


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Treasurer's Office:

197 Main Street
Cooperstown, NY 13326

Office Hours: 

8:30am-4:30pm    M-F

July/August Hours:

9am-4pm    M-F


General:    607-547-4235
Fax:            607-547-7579


Bernadette Atwell

Jessica Becker

Josh Nelligan

Tina Kilts

Pam Deane

Rose Laraby

Mieko Rowley

Julia Vanca


Services Offered

Tax Searches -

Fees Apply

Notary Services -

No Charge

For Your Convenience

Credit Card Payments Made in Office

Otsego County Treasurer offers the convenience of accepting MasterCard, Discover, American Express and Visa credit cards for property tax payments. The payment processing company charges a service fee of 2.65% or $3.00 minimum to cardholders who use this service. Just stop by our office to use your MasterCard, Discover Card, American Express or Visa.

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