The following is a summary of the various real estate exemption programs and the basic qualification requirements.
|Clause||Description||Amount of Abatement|
|17D||70 years or older, or surviving spouse, and occupied domicile for 5 years with moderate financial means.||$175|
|41C||65 years or older as of July 1, and occupied domicile for 5 years with limited financial means.||$1,000|
|22||Veterans with war connected disability||$400|
|22E||Veterans 100% disabled||$1,000|
|37||A blind person||$500.00|
|18||Person unable to pay taxes due to age, infirmity and poverty||variable|
The above provides very basic qualification requirements. For more detailed information and to obtain the necessary applications, please contact the Board of Assessors.
Appears in: Board of Assessors FAQs