Town Clerk/Tax Collector
Tax Bill Payment Status & Receipts
Tax Bills are mailed out the last week of December and are due between January 1st through January 31st with out penalty, after January an additional 1% penalty will be add each month. Beginning January 1st 2014 you can now pay your Tax Bill online or in person with a Visa Debit Card ($3.95 Fixed Visa Debit Card Convenience Fee Applies) or Master Card, Visa Credit Card, Discover Card (2.45% Credit Card Convenience Fee Applies). For further information go to http//egov.basny.com/copake or contact 518-329-1234 Ex. 2. After May 31st all tax questions and payments must be directed to the Columbia County Treasurer’s Office at (518) 828-0513.
For School Tax Information please contact the Taconic Hills School Tax Collector at (518) 325-2815.
Are available during normal business hours or online at DEC Licenses
For a current list of Hunting, Bow Hunting and Trapping courses please click on the following link: Hunter Safety Courses
For further information on the following please call the Town Clerk’s Office during regular business hours.
- Marriage Licenses
- Birth Certificates
- Death Certificates
- Handicap Parking Permits
- FOIL Requests
- Columbia County Garbage Bags
To request a copy of a Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate or Death Certificate, please click on the the highlighted link above and complete form and mail it to our office. Please be advised there is a $10.00 fee for each Certified Copy.