Woodbridge announces tax relief programs
WOODBRIDGE >> Elderly and totally disabled tax relief programs may be filed with the Town’s Assessor between Feb. 2 and May 15, 2015.
Those residents of Woodbridge who:
1. Have attained the age of 65 on or before Dec. 31, 2014.
2. Hold full time residence in Woodbridge.
3. Income does not exceed $34,600 for a single person or $42,200 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 through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Proof of 2014 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. Applicants must be 65 by Dec. 31, 2014, and resided at and paid property tax to the Town for one year. The income requirement for this program is maximum household income of $42,200 for Group 1 and maximum household income of $71,740 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, 2014. The income requirement for this program is maximum income of $59,600 for a single person or $67,200 for a married couple. There is no age requirement for this program.
For more information on these programs, call the Assessor’s Office at 203-389-3416.