Karen Pingelski

(518) 371-7410 ext. 2251

Karen Pingelski has been the Receiver of Taxes since being elected to this position in 2001. It is an office Karen is proud to serve in.

During Karen’s many years she has put Halfmoon in the 21st century of technology for the payment of tax bills for Halfmoon residents. Taxpayers now have the option of paying online or even by credit card. Water bills can now be paid by ACH payments, forms can be found on the Receiver of Taxes page.

Karen has resided in Halfmoon since 1979, moving here from Glenville. She is a 1974 Graduate of Burnt Hills Ballston Lake High School with a Regents diploma in Business. Karen and her husband Don Pingelski, who is a lifelong resident residing next to the family farm, a dream come true for both.

Karen is also serving on the Halfmoon Resident Relations Committee, and is always looking for ways to improve services for all residents. Being a problem solver for our community is important to her. If a tax issue or water bills problem comes up Karen and Kiva Cropsey, Deputy Receiver, find the best solution for all concerned.

Karen and Kiva are also responsible for the collection of Town of Halfmoon water bills, building permits, planning board fees. Courteous, prompt, and efficient service to residents is the goal in the Receiver of Taxes office. They take pride in what they do.

Please feel free to contact Karen anytime with any questions you may have, she will be happy to help.

Board Memberships

Board/CommitteeJob titleDate Served - If ApplicableMembership Status
Receiver of Taxes
Active Membership
Active Membership

Department Memberships

DepartmentJob titleDate Served - If Applicable
Receiver of Taxes
Active Membership