Ralph Canfield, Treasurer

Responsibilities of the Treasurer


  • The Treasurer serves as the chief tax enforcement officer for the County.
  • The Treasurer’s Office functions as the collection agency for the towns, villages and school districts in the County when taxes become delinquent.
  • The Treasurer acts as a Public Administrator of estates upon appointment of the courts.
  • Issues Certificates of Residence to students attending community colleges. Be sure to review Residency information below for acceptable forms of identification to receive Certificate.