Elderly & Totally Disabled

The Assessor's Office processes all applications for Elderly and Totally Disabled Homeowners, and Renters Rebate Programs as well as Local Option Programs.

Senior Citizen Tax Relief Programs

  • Filing period February 1 to May 15, 2019
  1. State Homeowners Credit Program
  2. City of Middletown Optional Programs
  3. Renters Rebate Program

This program offers tax credits based upon income.

Requirements

  • Applicants must be 65 or older, or totally disabled
  • Applicant must be a Connecticut resident
  • Applicant must reside in the property

Income & Grant Information: 2018 Benefit Year

  • Applicants must provide copies of all 2018 income, including tax return (if filed), pension or retirement income, and SS-1099.
  • Maximum Qualifying Income Including Social Security:
    • Married: $43,900
    • Unmarried: $36,000
  • Benefit amount varies from $150 to $1,250 depending upon income. Income limits change annually per State of Connecticut Office of Policy and Management.