LEGAL NOTICE, May 4, 2016
501 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488
Applications for state tax relief for the elderly and totally disabled homeowners will be available at the Southbury Assessor’s Office from February 1, 2016 until the deadline of May 15, 2016.
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, 2015 and the applicant must have been 65 years old by the end of 2015.
Regardless of age, persons with a 100% disability are also eligible.
Maximum income, including Social Security benefits, is $35,200 for a single person, or $42,900 for a married couple. Income is taken for the year 2015. Proof of income must be submitted with the application.