Applications for state tax relief for the elderly and totally disabled homeowners will be available at the Southbury Assessor’s office from February 1, 2018 until the deadline of May 15, 2018.
APPLICATIONS WILL BE MAILED TO THOSE WHO ARE ALREADY ON THE PROGRAM AND NEED TO REFILE THIS YEAR.
To qualify, an applicant must own and reside at the property for which tax relief is being sought. Ownership must have been effective on or before October 1, 2017 and the applicant must have been 65 years old by the end of 2017.
Regardless of age, persons with a 100% disability are also eligible.
Maximum income, including Social Security benefits, is $35,300 for a single person, or $43,000 for a married couple. Income is taken for the year 2017. Proof of ALL income must be submitted with the application.
Town of Southbury