Real Property Taxes and Finance
The Village Treasurer serves as chief fiscal officer of the Village, collector of taxes for the Town, and administrator of all matters relating to finance. The Village Treasurer reports periodically to the Village Board of Trustees and the Town Board. The Village Treasurer handles the investment of Village funds as well as the periodic issuance of debt (bonds and notes). The Village of Scarsdale is rated Aaa by Moody's.
The Village Treasurer's Office is responsible for the billing and collection of all real property taxes, water and central alarm system charges, and for recording the collection of all other revenues, e.g. parking fees, recreation fees, permits, etc. The Village Treasurer's Office also processes payroll for Village employees and pays all bills to vendors for purchased goods and services.
In addition to periodic audits by the New York State Department of Audit and Control, the financial statements of the Village and Town are audited annually by O'Connor, Davies, Munns & Dobbins, LLP. Copies of these statements are available upon request.