Town of Root
Site last updated: 03/20/2017
Welcome to the Town of Root's Internet Tax Search System
Laurel Eriksen, Root Tax Collector, will be accepting payments for the 2017 Town and County tax bills with the hours of collection noted on your tax bill. Payments by check or money order are preferred. Checks need to be made out to Laurel Eriksen Root Tax Collector from January 1st – March 31st. The Tax Collector can be reached at (518) 673-3422.
The due date for 2017 bills is January 1st - February 1st without penalty with postmarks of February 1st accepted; February 2nd - February 28th there will be 1% interest charged to the balance of your bill; March 1st – March 31st a 2% penalty will be added to the balance of your bill. Also on March 15th there is a $1.00 fee added to any unpaid balance for the notification of unpaid taxes letter mailed on any unpaid parcels.
Mail Payments to: Laurel Eriksen Root Tax Collector, 1048 Carlisle Rd, Sprakers, NY 12166 from January 1st – March 31st.
As of April 1, 2017 unpaid tax bills are returned to the Montgomery County Treasurer. Please contact them after April 7th at (518) 853-8175 for penalty and payment information.
NOTE: Payments made directly to Montgomery County will not be posted as paid on this website.