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School Taxes

The Mount Vernon City School District collects school taxes over two payment periods, July (1st installment) and January (2nd installment).  School tax bills will be mailed to homeowners in the middle of June and December. If a duplicate is needed, please contact the tax office or by accessing the information online at InfoTax. Failure to receive a bill does not in any way affect the due date of the tax or penalty prescribed by law. (RPT 922). If you no longer own the property listed, please call the tax office. If you have an escrow account, forward the bill to your mortgage company. Finally, we cannot accept partial payments of installments.

Payment Options:

Online - Safe, Secure, and easy (Recommended):

  • Online at
  • Electronic check (e-check) has a $1.50 per transaction fee.   
  • Credit/debit card has a 2.65% convenience fee ($3 minimum)


When you receive your bill, it will include a return envelope. (You must include the payment stub with payment)
If you misplace the enclosed return envelope, put your check & payment stub in another envelope and mail it to:

Mount Vernon City School District
Dept # 117221
PO Box 5270
Binghamton, NY  13902-5270

Checks must be made payable to: MOUNT VERNON CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT

In Person:

Mount Vernon City School District
165 N. Columbus Avenue
Mount Vernon, NY 10553
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(518) 457-2036 | M-F 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.