The Senior Freeze Program reimburses eligible senior citizens and disabled persons for property tax or mobile home park site fee increases on their principal residence (main home). To qualify, you must meet all the eligibility requirements for each year from the base year through the application year.
Eligibility requirements, including income limits, and benefits available for all property tax relief programs are subject to change by the State Budget.
The deadline for 2022 application was October 31, 2023.
We are currently issuing 2022 payments to qualified applicants. For more information, choose the "Calculation and Payment Schedule" button below.
P.L. 2023, c.75 which was signed into law June 30, 2023, expands the income limit and simplifies the residency requirements for new Senior Freeze program applicants.
Beginning with the 2023 filing season, the law:
The age/disability and three-year homeownership requirements remain unchanged.