Board of Assessment Appeals
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Appeal Information The Board of Assessment Appeal meets annually following the completion of the grand list. Hearing dates are typically held in March & September of any given year. Applications must be filed by a certain deadline which is usually February 20th deadline for the March hearing unless an extension has been filed. Contact the Assessor's office for an application and to check on the filing deadline. Elderly Homeowners, Renters or Disabled Exemptions Elderly Homeowners, Renters or Disabled Exemptions Elderly homeowners who qualify by age and income may apply for tax credit. Filing begins February 1st with the deadline being May 15th of any given year. The income for the calendar year 2013 is $41,600 for married homeowners and $34,100for single homeowners. Re-application is every other year. Renters who qualify by age and income may apply for a renters rebate. Filing dates for the elderly and disabled is between April 1st and October 1st of any given year. You may obtain more information by contacting the Assessor's office. The income for the calendar year 2013 is $41,600 for married renters and $34,100 for single renters. AN APPOINTMENT IS REQUIRED FOR THE RENTER'S REBATE APPLICATION. Application forms may be obtained from the Assessor's Office. A signed copy of your Federal Income Tax Return must be filed along with the SSA-1099 form. The tax credit is based on an income level with a percent benefit not to exceed a set maximum or minimum limit. Totally disabled persons, of any age, who meet these same income requirements may apply and receive benefits.
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