Seniors Eligible for Tax Abatemement Program

by | Aug 1, 2016

The Senior Center is now accepting applications for the Senior Citizen Real Estate Tax Work-Off Abatement Program.

Senior Citizens over the age of 60 may perform 125 hours of work for the Town of Auburn and earn an abatement of up to $1,000 per fiscal year towards their real estate property tax. You are eligible for this program if you were 60 years of age as of July 1, 2016, are the assessed owner of the taxed property and have an annual income of less than $30,000 if single or $40,000 if married. Your assets cannot exceed $50,000 (excluding the home in which you reside and the car you regularly drive).

Applications are available at the Lorraine Gleick Nordgren Senior Center, 4 Goddard Drive or by calling 508-832-7799. Applications are due back at the Senior Center by Thursday, September 1st at the close of business.  There are limited spots available.