2017 Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program Applications

Deadlines to file 2016 Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program applications expired January 2, 2018.   The Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program offers property tax and rent relief to older and disabled adults.   The program currently benefits:

  • Eligible Pennsylvanians age 65 or older;
  • Widows and widowers age 50 or older;
  • People with disabilities 18 or older.

Maximum standard rebates are $650, however, supplemental rebates for qualifying homeowners can boost rebates to $975, according to State Representative Paul Costa’s office.   Income limits are $35,000 a year for homeowners and $15,000 for renters.  To determine individual eligibility, please contact Rep. Costa’s office at 412-273-3400 and his staff can assist in answering questions and helping complete applications.