LI HERALD: Tax receiver Clavin deserves another four years

It’s a dirty job, but somebody’s got to do it. How much fun can it be it to collect taxes from the already overburded residents of the Town of Hempstead? Republican incumbent Donald X. Clavin Jr. strives to make the process as painless as possible — and seems as enthusiastic about the receiver of taxes […]

GC NEWS: Supporting the S.T.O.P. Program

Hempstead Town Receiver of Taxes Donald Clavin (right) and Town Clerk Nasrin Ahmad (left) lend a helping hand to Garden Cityresident, Paul Glorioso, at the 2015 S.T.O.P. (Stop Throwing Out Pollutants) Program, which was recently held at Valley Stream State Park located in Valley Stream. The S.T.O.P Program is designed to provide area residents with a safe, environmentally […]

NEWSDAY: Hempstead residents to get guide on challenging assessments

Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray and Receiver of Taxes Don Clavin are reminding residents that they can challenge their assessments by Nassau County if they believe them to be too high compared with similar properties in their neighborhood. To support that, Murray and Clavin said in a release Friday, the town is mailing a guide to […]

LI HERALD: Receiver of Taxes: collecting, dispersing money

The Town of Hempstead Receiver of Taxes is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the office that collects taxes for 99 special districts and 33 school districts, and disburses the money without charge. Its other functions include billing and collection processes, banking, record maintenance, mail and accounting functions. The department also collects Nassau County […]

LI HERALD: Elmont veteran honored

Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray, second left, Councilwoman Dorothy Goosby, left, Councilwoman Erin King Sweeney, second right, and Receiver of Taxes Don Clavin, right, presented the Town of Hempstead Veterans Service Award to Frank Castronovo, of Elmont, during the town’s Salute to Veterans event in June, at Town Park Point Lookout. The Veterans Service Award […]

LI HERALD: Talking history at Rock Hall Museum

Installing new directors and officers and honoring high school students who excel in American history were a large part of the 40th annual meeting of the Friends of Rock Hall Museum inLawrence on June 10. Rock Hall Museum, an 18th century-built plantation, is now a Town of Hempstead run facility. Receiver of Taxes Donald Clavin Jr. was […]

NEWSDAY: Hempstead officials caution swimmers about dangerous riptides

Never swim alone. Always swim in view of lifeguards. And beat the grip of the rip. Those are a few of the safety messages Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray emphasized at a news conference held at the town’s Point Lookout park Wednesday morning. Hempstead’s town lifeguards save more than 2,000 people each summer, Murray said. […]

GC NEWS: Troop 243’s Pancake Breakfast

Hempstead Town Receiver Don Clavin (standing, back row, 5th left) gladly lends a helping hand at Troop 243’s Pancake Breakfast held at Saint Joseph’s School in Garden City. Pictured (left to right) are Scoutmaster Peter Noyes, Committee Chair Kevin Creeron, Assistant Scoutmaster Joe Levano, Billy Hardi, Receiver of Taxes Don Clavin, Tommy Hardi, Packy Hardi, Pat […]

GC NEWS: Let’s play lacrosse Garden City

Hempstead Town Receiver of Taxes Don Clavin (right, standing, back row) meets and greets members of the Garden City Youth Lacrosse League at the Garden City High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Game event held at Garden City High School located onRockaway Avenue in Garden City. Pictured with the members of the Garden City Lacrosse League are Kristen […]

GC NEWS: Receiver of Taxes Speaks at Chamber Spring Luncheon

Donald X. Clavin, Town of Hempstead Receiver of Taxes served as keynote speaker at the Chamber’s spring luncheon program on February 11 at the Garden City Hotel. Clavin said he was delighted for the opportunity to help shed light on a few of the Town’s pressing initiatives; among them, the effectiveness of the Town’s recycling […]