Veterans, Unremarried Surviving Spouses, and Gold Star Parents may qualify to reduce their property taxes or have their rent frozen.
The Department of Finance offers an Property Tax Information & Enrollment Event on March 26, 12-2pm to assist you with your application.
For more information or to download an application, visit: www.nyc.gov/finance
Property Tax Exemptions available include:
Veterans: for those who served in the US military during designated periods of conflict, their unremarried surviving spouses, and Gold Star parents
E-STAR: for homeowners with an annual income of $500,000 or less
Enhanced STAR: for seniors 65 and over with annual incomes of $86,300 or less
SCHE & DHE: for seniors 65 and over or disabled homeowners with annual incomes of $58,399 or less
Clergy: for active and retired members of the clergy and their unremarried surviving spouses
You may qualify for Rent Freeze if you:
Are at least 62 years old, or at least 18 years old with a qualifying disability
Have a household income of $50,000 or less
Live in a rent-regulated apartment (monthly stabilized, rent controlled, or SRO)
Spend more than 1/3 of your income on rent
Please note that NYCHA residents and SECTION 8 recipients are not eligible for the Rent Freeze program.
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