The filing period begins Friday and runs through Oct. 1. Income can not exceed $33,500 for an unmarried person and $40,900 for married couple.
Anyone already receiving a regular disability, blind or veteran’s exemption may qualify for an additional exemption based on the state’s income guidelines. Proof of income must be presented at time of application. Proof of income includes federal income tax return and social security year end statement for 2012 for anyone that files an income tax return, W2 forms, pension year end statement, interest income, and year end social security statement for anyone that does not files an income tax return.
For more information, please call the Assessor’s Office at (203) 720-7016.