Variations in Receipt of Benefit
No Variation in Receipt of Benefits
Program provides property tax relief up to $1,000 or 100 times the state minimum hourly wage, whichever is greater, for voluntary service provided by homeowners. Programs are administered by municipalities that have adopted an ordinance under this section. Consult local taxing authority for specific details on application and program requirements.
How is Benefit Disbursed
Credit to the property tax bill
Eligible Property Type
Characteristics of Eligible Property
Only residential property is eligible for this program.
Description of Eligibility Criteria
Claimants must be homestead residents of the municipality who are at least 60 years of age. Further eligibility requirements may be specified by the municipality administering the program.
Local Option in Adoption of Program
Local government must take action to opt in
Local Option Regarding Program Features
Local option regarding program features
State Funding for Local Tax Loss
Local government covers all of its tax loss