Homestead Benefit Program
Filing Deadline Extended to December 31, 2015 (View Press Release)
2013 Homestead Benefit. This program provides property tax relief to eligible homeowners and tenants. To qualify, you must meet all the eligibility requirements.
The filing deadline for 2013 Homestead Benefit Applications has been extended to December 31, 2015. The original filing deadline was October 30, 2015. The Division of Taxation began mailing applications in late August 2015 (View Expected Delivery Dates). If you previously filed online and indicated that you wanted to receive your application electronically, we sent you an email containing instructions for downloading the application packet.
Tenants will not receive rebates for 2013.
The amount appropriated for property tax relief programs in the State Budget does not include funding for 2013 tenant rebates.
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