Applications for FY2020 Property Tax Exemptions will be accepted Through April 1, 2020

The qualification date is July 1, 2019 and you must own and occupy the property.

Please click the below links for exemption information and applications:

PERSONS OVER 65 YEARS OF AGE                                                         $1,000.00 OFF

Clause 41C -                 If annual INCOME is less than:                                $20,000 (single person)
                                                                                                                       $30,000 (married couple)
                                                          AND
                                       The value of your ASSETS
                                       (excluding your domicile) is less than:                   $40,000 (single person)
                                                                                                                      $55,000 (married couple)
 

DISABLED VETERANS                                                                                 $400.00 OFF

Clause 22 - At least 10% disabled as determined by the Veterans Administration.  Purple Heart Award, Congressional Medal of Honor, Distinguished Service Cross, Air Force Cross, Navy Cross recipients and Gold Star Parents qualify as well.

Other exemptions are available for more seriously disabled veterans and paraplegic veterans. 

Please click here for information and application.

Please click here for other Veteran's Benefit Information 

BLIND PERSONS                                                                                         $500.00 OFF

Clause 37A - Persons must be registered with the Massachusetts Commission for the Blind and furnish an up to date certificate.

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Clause 17D-SURVIVING SPOUSE                                                                                   $175.00 OFF
MINORS OF DECEASED PARENTS
PERSONS OVER 70 YEARS OF AGE    
 
There is no limit on income, but the value of your assets excluding your domicile, must not exceed $40,000.

 

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Community Preservation Act (CPA) Surcharge Exemption

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Clause 41A- Senior Deferral- if earned and unearned income does not exceed $40,000.00

Please click here for information and application.