Town of Jerusalem
3816 Italy Hill Road
Branchport, NY 14418

Patrick Killen
Town Supervisor
315-595 2287

Town Council;
Paul Anderson
Daryl Jones
Jamie Sisson
Raymond Stewart

Sheila McMichael
Town Clerk

Robert Martin
Highway Superintendent


Zac DeVoe
Code Enforcement Officer

Todd Whitford

Ginny Fenton
Sewer/Water Clerk

Zoning & Planning Boards

Elaine Nesbit
ZAP Administration

Fax: 315-595-2707
Fax: 315-305-3507
1-800-662-1220 TDD

Monday - Friday

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Town of Jerusalem


Telephone: 315-595-2840
Fax: 315-305-3507

Telephone: 315-595-2840
Fax: 315-305-3507

  • Assessment of real property
  • Administration of School Tax Assessment Reduction (STAR)
  • Veterans' exemptions
  • Agricultural land exemptions
  • Agricultural building exemptions
  • School and property tax questions


  • March 1st - Taxable Status Day
    (exemption filing deadline and status of completion or condition of real property)
  • May 1st - Tentative Assessment Roll filed annually
  • Fourth Tuesday in May - Grievance Day
  • July 1st - Final Roll filed annually and Valuation Date

Grievance Day

Grievance day for 2018 is Tuesday, May 22nd from 4pm-8pm. Beginning May 1st, if you are still unsatisfied with the assessed value after meeting with the assessor you may submit the completed grievance form RP-524 and supporting documentation (a minimum of 3 sales comparisons within the last 1-3 yrs.) to the Assessor’s office on or before May 22nd, to be reviewed by the Grievance Board. Complaint forms and information on “What To Do If You Disagree With Your Assessment” are available from the Assessor’s office after May 1st or online at:

Town of Jerusalem Reassessment Project Schedule of Important Dates

  • The Board of Assessment Review meeting will be held on Tuesday May 22nd, 2018 4-8pm. At the discretion of the Board of Assessment Review additional meetings may be scheduled if needed.
  • June 30, 2018 all decisions of the BAR (Board of Assessmant Review) will have been mailed.
  • July 1st, 2018 the Final Assessment Roll is filed.

  • July 30, 2018 is the time period for filing Small Claims and Certiorari cases with the Yates County Clerk.

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