Receiver of Taxes

Collection Hours

Tuesday through Thursday, 8:30 am to 3:00 pm.
(Closed Mondays & Fridays)  

The 2020 Town & County Tax Collection has just begun, we hope everyone had a wonderful Holiday Season.  We look forward to a great New Year. 

Please drop payments in either the Receiver’s door or the drop box located outside the back entrance to Town Hall Building. A receipt will be sent to you the following business day.

  • Town & County Collection - January/February to August 31

Please call in advance to schedule arrangements for tax payments outside of the Regular hours posted.


The Receiver of Taxes collects

  • All taxes levied by the County & Town, which includes special district benefit assessments such as fire, light, library, and water districts
  • Hyde Park Central School district taxes for properties located in the town of Hyde Park

Additional Tax Information 

Additional tax resources include:

  • Dutchess County Commissioner of Finance Office
    22 Market Street
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
    Phone: 845-486-2025
  • Hyde Park Central School District
    P.O. Box 2033
    Hyde Park, NY 12539
    Phone: 845-229-4000
  • Hyde Park Fire Tax Office
    P.O. Box 2007
    Hyde Park, NY 12538
    Phone: 845-229-2686
  • Dutchess County Water & Waste Authority
    27 High Street
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
    Phone: 845-486-3601

County & Town Taxes

County and Town taxes are payable once a year penalty free during the month of February. This bill can be paid in full or in three installments from February 1st through August 31st. Any payment made beginning March 1st will be due with penalty. A penalty of 2% is due from March 1st through May 31st and 4% penalty is due from June 1st through August 31st. At the close of the collection period, all unpaid tax bills are returned to the Dutchess County Commissioner of Finance for collection.

School Taxes

Hyde Park Central School taxes are mailed early September and are due early October, without penalty. The specific date is dependent upon the school budget calendar. After the due date, a 2% penalty is due through early November. At the close of the school tax collection, unpaid taxes are returned to the Dutchess County Commissioner of Finance, and are re-levied onto the following year’s County and Town tax bill.

Additional School Tax Collectors

These collectors collect Hyde Park Central School District school taxes for parcels outside the boundaries of the Town of Hyde Park, but who are: in the Hyde Park Central School district.

  • Karen Schubert, Receiver of Taxes
    Phone: 845-485-3612
    Collects: Town of Poughkeepsie
  • Cheryl Clark
    Phone: 845-229-4000, ext. 1160
    Collects: Rhinebeck, Pleasant Valley and Town of Clinton