Tax Collection Information

School tax bills are mailed prior to September 15. 

Payment of school taxes must be made by check or money order, payable to North Collins Central School District, and mailed to:

North Collins Central School District
PO Box 1773
Buffalo, NY 14240 

A pre-addressed return envelope is included with your tax bill for your convenience.

Any North Collins residents interested in paying their North Collins CSD school tax bill IN-PERSON will be able to: 


WHERE: North Collins Jr.-Sr. High School  (2045 School Street)

WHEN: September 21, 28 or October 5 from 12:00-3:00 PM.

WHAT TO BRING: Please bring your tax bill and check or money order.  If your bill needs to be paid in cash, please bring the exact amount. 

Any questions, please contact the Business Office at (716) 337-0101 ext 1308.


School tax bills can be paid and receipts can be printed at

We have signed up with the Erie 2 BOCES CBO to perform our tax collection services for 23-24.  

Tracy Smith-Dengler
E2CCB Central Business Office Manager
9520 Fredonia-Stockton Rd
Fredonia, NY  14063
Phone:  716.672.3200
Fax:  716.672.2013
[email protected]

Debbie McKane 


[email protected].  


Payments Due

The last day to pay school taxes without penalty is Monday, October 16, 2023. Payment envelope must be validated by a U.S. postmark on or before October 16th to be accepted as an on-time payment.

Payments after October 16th

October 17-November 1: with 7.5% Penalty
November 2-November 30: with 9.0% Penalty
No payments will be accepted after November 30. 
On December 1, taxes that are unpaid are returned to the County and added to the 2024 Town and County tax bill with a 10.5% penalty, unless they are paid to Erie County by December 31.

County Contact Information

Erie County: 
Phone: 716-858-8333

STAR (School Tax Relief) Program

Please see Star Program for more information on who needs to register. 

All exemptions are handled through the Assessor’s Office. Please contact them directly:

Brant – Joseph DeCarlo: 716 549-4423 ext. 5
Collins – Jeneen Hill: 716 532-4874 ext. 108
Concord – Dawn Martin: 716 592-4947
Eden – Robert Pietrocarlo: 716 992-9135
North Collins – Jeneen Hill: 716 337-0384 

Helpful Tax Information Links

Office of Real Property Tax

Understanding Assessments and Property Taxes

Understanding the Equalization Rate