This reassessment of all real property is the result of a decision made by the Town of Canaan to create fair and equitable assessments at 100% of Market Value. It is done pursuant to Sections 301 and 305 of the New York State Real Property Tax Law (RPTL). It is the intent of the Town to complete the reassessment in accordance with Section 1573 RPTL, rules and procedures in order to qualify for State Aid.
Data Collectors will be doing field work over the next few months.