Roxbury tax credit available
The town of Roxbury has announced applications for property tax credit for elderly or totally disabled homeowners are available in the assessor's office.
The homeowner must have reached the age of 65 by the end of 2015, although totally disabled homeowners are eligible regardless of age.
Their property must be their principal residence and the homeowner must have owned the home on or before Oct. 1, 2015.
The income limits are $35,200 for single applicants and $42,900 combined income for married applicants.
Proof of all income for 2015 must be provided, including an income tax return, Social Security benefits and SSA 1099 form, if applicable.
For more information, call the assessor's office at 860-354-2634 Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 4 p.m. and Fridays from 9 a.m. to noon.