Variations in Receipt of Benefit
No Variation in Receipt of Benefits
The benefit is the deferral of payments of special assessments levied by municipalities to install sewer and/or water systems to the homes of eligible applicants. This program was repealed in 1986, but persons with liens still outstanding are still enrolled.
How is Benefit Disbursed
Eligible Property Type
Characteristics of Eligible Property
Only residential property is eligible for this program.
Description of Eligibility Criteria
Eligible property is owned and occupied by permanent state residents over age 65 that face special assessments on said property to install sewer and/or water systems.
Local Option in Adoption of Program
Local government is unable to exercise an option
Local Option Regarding Program Features
No local option regarding program features
State Funding for Local Tax Loss
State reimburses all of the local government tax loss
Description of State Funding for Tax Loss
The state payment of the local special assessment satisfied the local lien and a lien in favor of the state was recorded on the homeowner record.
It appears that all outstanding deferrals have been paid.