RMC Town Clerk / Tax Collector
Phone: 585.293.3880 Ext. 122
Deputy Town Clerk
Phone: 585.293.3880 Ext. 122
TOWN CLERK INFORMATION
The Town of Riga will be going to an appointment-only model beginning Wednesday, January 13th, 2021.
When residents call in, every effort will be made to address their issue over the phone. The drop box outside the Town Hall main entrance will be utilized as necessary. Appointments for residents to enter the Town Hall will be made as needed.
Residents should call the Town Hall at 293-3880, option 2, to make an appointment.
At this time the Clerks Department will not be accepting any lodge rental applications.
The Town Board has decided due to the newest restrictions on gatherings from the Governor’s Office,
that all Lodge rentals have been cancelled through the end of January and no new reservations will be taken till further notice.
The Riga Town Clerk’s Office takes great pride in serving the people in the community and works hard to give town residents prompt and courteous service. The Town Clerk and Deputy Town Clerks look forward to helping Town residents with all their local government needs.
Some of the services the Town Clerk’s Office provides, include:
Selling New York State Licenses (Dog, Conservation and Marriage).
Issuing handicap parking permits (for Riga residents only). Handicap Form Link PDF
Collecting Town and County taxes. (January 1st – May 31st)
Responding to Freedom of Information requests. Freedom of Information request PDF
Providing clerical services and record keeping for all Town departments.
Performing state-required services for the election process. Voter Registration Form PDF
Posting legal notices, filing and maintaining a book of local laws and maintaining minutes for support boards and committees.
Free Notary Services.
The Town Clerk is available to perform your Civil Marriage Ceremony within the township.
Renew Your Dog’s License Online Link
Your dog must have a current rabies vaccination on file to utilize this option. Our vendor adds a $1.75 convenience fee per transaction.
We offer DISCOUNT amusement park tickets:
DARIEN LAKE: $32.00 – includes a parking pass.
We also offer DISCOUNT Buckman car wash tickets.
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Wednesday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Phone: (585) 293-3880 ext 121 or 122
“The Town Clerk, Kimberly Pape will receive taxes for the Town of Riga at the Riga Town Hall”
Due to the uprise in the COVID-19 positivity levels, we highly encourage you to utilize the mail or town dropbox to pay your taxes and only come in if you have to pay with cash.
Notice: 6460 Buffalo Road, Churchville, New York,
beginning January 1st through May 31st.
Office hours are:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday = 9:00am to 4:00pm
Wednesday = 9:00am to 5:00pm
Full Payment Instructions:
January 1st – February 10th – Pay full amount of tax bill
February 11th – May 31st – Pay total tax plus interest
February 11th – 28th – 1.5%
March 1st – 31st – 3%
April 1st – 30th – 4.5%
May 1st – 31st – 6%
Installment Payment Instructions:
The first installment must be paid by February 10th. If first installment is not paid by February 10th, total bill plus interest is due.
Jan.1–Feb 10: Pay 1st installment, any payment on or before February 10 is interest free
Feb.11-Feb. 29: 2nd installment due with 1 ½% interest
Mar. 1–Mar 31: 3rd installment due with 3% interest. If 2nd installment was not paid by Feb. 28, both the 2nd and 3rd installments are due with 3% interest
Apr. 1 – Apr. 30: 4th installment due with 4.5% interest.If prior installments are not paid by respective due dates, all installment shall be paid as one unti with 4.5% interest.
After May 31, all unpaid taxes will be returned to Monroe County Treasury, P.O. Box 14420 , Rochester, New York 14614