Elderly And Totally Disabled Tax Relief announced
WOODBRIDGE >> Elderly and totally disabled tax relief programs may be filed with the Town’s Assessor between February 1, 2016 and May 13, 2016. Those residents of Woodbridge who: Have attained the age of 65 on or before Dec. 31, 2015; Hold full-time residence in Woodbridge; Income does not exceed $35,200 for a single person or $42,900 for a married couple. Those on social security disability are exempt from the age requirement. Applications can be filed at the Assessor’s Office, Town Hall, 11 Meetinghouse Lane, Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Proof of 2015 income and social security earnings is required.
Those persons on the program required to renew will be mailed an application. Applications are also available for the Town Tax Relief program. You must be 65 by Dec. 31, 2015, and resided at and paid property tax to the Town for one year. The income requirement for this program is maximum household income of $42,900 for Group 1 and maximum household income of $72,930 for Group 2. Those on social security disability are exempt from the age requirement.
Applications are also available for the Town Additional Veterans program. You must be a veteran and had your DD-214 (honorable discharge papers) on file in the Town Clerks office by Sept. 30, 2015. The income requirement for this program is maximum income of $60,200 for a single person or $67,900 for a married couple. There is no age requirement for this program.
If you have any questions concerning these programs, call the Assessor’s Office at 203-389-3416.