What requirements must I meet to receive Elderly Homeowner Tax Relief Benefits?

  1. Must have been sixty-five years of age at the close of the previous calendar year.
  2. Must own and be a resident of Newtown as of October 1st.
  3. The 2015 income limit for individuals that are single is $35,200 and $42,900 for married individuals. (This income includes Social Security Benefits)
  4. Bring in a copy of your tax return and your SSA-1099 Social Security Income Report. If you are not required to file a tax return, please bring in all documents pertaining to taxable income, along with your SSA-1099 form.