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Yes, The Town and Village require you to obtain a rental permit and have a thorough building and safety inspection prior to anyone taking occupancy. The application can be obtained in the Code Enforcement Office, and the fee for the permit would be paid once the application has been submitted, then the inspection will be performed, which the current tenant must be present for (unless unit is vacant, then the landlord must be present) or a waiver by the tenant can be signed to allow access while they are not home, providing all items are in order the rental permit can be issued.
Yes, but it must be ether:
Yes, but a permit is required for a period not exceeding 90 days per permit and not to exceed 180 days per calendar year.
Yes, The Property Maintenance code of New York State requires smoke detectors at all of the following locations:
No, they cannot be used on combustible balconies or decks. Cylinders greater than 2.5 Lbs. cannot be stored on balconies. All cooking must be at least 10 feet from the combustible building wall surface.
Town and County Taxes are due on February 15th (next business day if due dates falls on a Saturday, Sunday or Holiday).
School Taxes are due on October 15th (next business day if due dates falls on a Saturday, Sunday or Holiday).
If taxes are not paid or postmarked by the due date, penalty and interest will be added. No exceptions.
Town and County taxes are turned over to Erie County on July 1st, School taxes are turned over to Erie County on December 1st. Payment must then be made to Erie County. Any School tax not paid by December 31st will be relevied to the following Town and County tax bill.