Tom Golisano Will Challenge His Canandaigua Lake Property Assessment on Grievance Day in the Town of South Bristol

Rochester NY – May 21, 2018 – Businessman and philanthropist Tom Golisano will go before the Town of South Bristol Board of Assessment Review (BAR) on Tuesday May 22 to challenge the assessment on his Canandaigua Lake property.

Golisano has withheld $145,000 in property taxes, school taxes and penalties on the home, located in the Town of South Bristol, after receiving no assistance from the town in resolving a significant geese problem.

Grievance Day is held in towns once a year, usually on the third Tuesday in May, giving taxpayers the opportunity to challenge their assessment. The BAR in the Town South Bristol will hear from taxpayers from 4-8 p.m. according to the town web site.

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Amanda Antinore