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VOTERS GUIDE General Election - November 5, 2019

Mason E. Haas

Mason E. Haas is running for Assessor, Town of Riverhead

Mason E. Haas


Haas, 64, is running on the Republican and Conservative lines. The former real estate title examiner is running for another four-year term.


  • He pointed to cutting outside legal work in favor of in-house attorneys as a key accomplishment, an annual savings of about $55,000, a change that also helped reduce losses in grieved assessments.
  • He said he has been especially dedicated to helping people who were mistakenly rejected for STAR tax credits due to confusion from the states recent changes in the program. 
  • The 12-year veteran of the office said he championed digitization of property records, which saved the office money and also made it easier for people to access records.

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