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.