Budget and Taxes

2022-23 Budget Development Process

Major dates in the timeline for the development of the 2022-23 Duanesburg school budget are listed below. Links to board meeting presentations and video will be provided as they are available. Most board meetings can be livestreamed on the district YouTube channel.

Tuesday, January 18:  Board of Education Meeting/Budget Workshop

Tuesday, February 1:  Board of Education Meeting/Budget Workshop

Tuesday, February 15:  Board of Education Meeting/Budget Workshop

Tuesday, March 8:  Board of Education Meeting/Budget Workshop

Tuesday, March 22:  Board of Education Meeting/Budget Workshop

Tuesday, April 12:  Board of Education Meeting/Adoption of Budget

Tuesday, May 3:  Public Hearing

Joe Bena Hall, 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 17:  Budget Vote 

Duanesburg Elementary School Lobby, 1:00 – 9:00 p.m.


Current School Budget (2021-22)

On May 18, 2021, Duanesburg voters approved a $17,885,000 budget by a vote of 217-65, a margin of 77%. Residents also approved by a vote of 207-75 a school bus referendum to purchase two 30-passenger buses and one 71-passenger bus at a cost not to exceed $242,000 total. Read the full story.

2021-22 Budget Snapshot

Total Budget:
$17,885,000

Total Budget Change from 2019-20:
$320,000, or 1.82%

Tax Levy Change from 2019-20:
1.95%

Tax Levy Limit (“Cap”):
4.45%

Watch the May 4, 2021 virtual public hearing on the proposed budget


School taxes

Tax bills are mailed in early September, with payment due by Oct. 8 without penalty. After that date and until Nov. 1, a 2-percent penalty is charged. Payments can no longer be made on the website after Nov. 1. 

Tax Collector
Betty Biittig
Phone: (518) 895-2279, ext. 238

You can access your tax bill information online. 

Pay your tax bill online. Link will be live starting Sept 7, 2021
Fees apply to online payments and are paid by the taxpayer directly to the vendor

Tax payments can no longer be made in person at the DCS Central Office.

Please make check or money order payable to DCS Tax Collector and mail to:
Duanesburg CSD, Tax processing
133 School Drive
Delanson, NY  12503


New York State School Tax Relief (STAR)

For questions regarding STAR Exemptions, contact the STAR Program directly at 518-457-2036.


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