General Tax Deadline is August 10th
The main office located at 200 N. Franklin Street is now open to the public weekdays from 9:00 AM to 4:45 PM
TAXPAYERS ARE ASKED TO WEAR MASKS AND OBSERVE SOCIAL DISTANCING WHEN MAKING IN-PERSON PAYMENTS.
A walk up booth located in the parking lot of the Tax Office located at 200 North Franklin Street will be open to receive check or money order payments only weekdays from July 26th until August 10th From 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM.
Visit our EZ-Pay Drive-Thru Payment Window page for details on locations and hours of our payment windows.
To pay by mail, please make checks payable to Jeanine C. Driscoll, Receiver of Taxes, be sure to sign and date your check, verify that the numerical and written amounts agree, and write your school district, section, block and lot numbers on the check. Enclose the payment stub with your check and send to: Town of Hempstead Receiver of Taxes, 200 North Franklin Street, Hempstead, NY 11550. Second half General tax payments submitted by mail must have a U.S. Postal Service postmark dated no later than August 10th, 2021 to avoid penalty.
To pay online by credit card or electronic check, please visit the Receiver of Taxes Payment Portal.
To pay by telephone by credit card or electronic check, please call 1-833-378-1236.
Three satellite Drive-Thru payment booths will be operational weekdays from July 26th through August 10th, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the following locations: Rock Hall, Seamans Neck Park and Echo Park.
Welcome to the online Receiver of Taxes office. This office collects taxes for Nassau County, the Town of Hempstead, 99 special districts and 33 school districts, and disburses the monies to school district treasurers and other districts without charge. Its other functions include billing and collection processes, encompassing complete banking, record maintenance, mail and accounting functions. The department also collects, free of charge, Nassau County taxes on properties within the town borders. Tax rates, other than town taxes, are set by each individual municipality or district and not the Town of Hempstead.