School and Property Tax Information

The Receiver of Taxes collects all town and county taxes for Sleepy Hollow, Pleasantville, Hawthorne, Valhalla, Thornwood and parts of Chappaqua and Briarcliff Manor located in the Town of Mount Pleasant. In addition, school taxes are collected for UFSD of the Tarrytown, Mount Pleasant CSD, Pocantico Hills CSD, Valhalla UFSD, Pleasantville UFSD, Chappaqua CSD, Byram Hills CSD and Briarcliff Manor UFSD for properties located within the Town of Mount Pleasant.

We strongly encourage residents and businesses to take advantage of our new e-bill option. This service will send you your tax bills, receipts and reminders via email, please click here to sign up. 

Please note that New York State Law provides that the Tax Receiver cannot waive penalties* on real estate taxes after the due date for any reason.


4/30County / Town Tax
9/301st Half School Tax
1/312nd Half School Tax


Payment Options

  1. Mail:
    To avoid penalties, if you pay your taxes by mail during the last days of the month, you must witness a timely U.S. postmark being affixed to the envelope. Pitney Bowes (corporate meters) and foreign postmarks are not acceptable. If you choose to pay electronically through your bank, please allow 7 days for mailing as typically the banks do not U.S. postmark. 
  2. Online:
    As a convenience to our taxpayers, the Town of Mount Pleasant offers the option of paying taxes online. There is no fee for paying by electronic check (ACH) and a 2.25% service fee for paying by credit/debit card (MasterCard, Visa, Discover or Amex). Click here to be taken right to the online tax payment page. Please note that you will need to have your bill number and amount of the original billing to complete the payment transaction*.
    *To access a copy of your bill click here. Please note you will have to accept terms of the site > enter your name, address or section/block/lot. When your property details display, select “Bill Detail” for the current tax bill to obtain your bill number and full amount due.
  3. In person:
    The Receiver of Taxes Department is open Monday - Friday from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

*Town Tax Penalty



June - July5%
August - September7%
October - December10%
January - April12%
May 1 - Date of Foreclosure1% per month on unpaid delinquent tax (12% per annum)

There is a $25 charge for returned checks - Payments in cash must be exact amount. Properties with taxes remaining unpaid after twenty one (21) months will go into foreclosure. Receipts will be furnished upon request.

Please contact the Receiver of Taxes at 914-742-2348 with any questions.