Variations in Receipt of Benefit
Benefit Varies with Income
Exemption in the form of a grant on property tax owed based on their income. Those making between $35,000-40,000 are exempt of $50,000 on the value of their property. Those making less than $30,000 are exempt on $100,000 on the value of their property.
How is Benefit Disbursed
Credit to the property tax bill
Eligible Property Type
Characteristics of Eligible Property
Eligibility is limited to the applicant's place of residence.
Description of Eligibility Criteria
Claimant must be 62 or older and a widow or widower of a veteran who died as a result of service connected disability, was 100% disabled due to service 10 years prior to his or her death, was a former POW with 100% disability due to service, or died on active duty. The claimant's income may not exceed $40,000.