Elderly Homeowners/ Totally Disabled Persons/ Renters Tax Relief Programs

Homeowner's Program for the Elderly and Totally Disabled

Filing Period is between February 1st and May 15th

If it is your year to reapply, we will mail you a reminder letter in early February. If you are reapplying or are interested in applying for this program, you must meet the following requrements:

  • Must be 65 years old (or older) by 12/31/2019
  • Must have owned your home on 10/1/2019
  • Must reside in your South Windsor home
  • Must meet the following income requirements:
 Income RangeBenefit
Single Persons$0 - $37,000State & Local Option Match
 $37,001 - $41,000Local Option 1 -$195 tax credit
 $41,001 - $50,000Local Option 2 -$195 tax credit
Married Couples$0 - $45,100State & Local Option Match
 $45,101 -$49,100Local Option 1 -$195 tax credit
 $49,101 - $65,000Local Option 2 -$195 tax credit
  • An appointment must be made with Human Services to fill out your application(s):
    • Please contact Lindsey Ravalese: 860-648-6361 ext. 3319
    • 150 Nevers Road, South Windsor, 06074
    • Be sure to bring all 2019 income information with you to your appointment:
      1. Social Security 1099
      2. Income Tax 1040 Form (if one is completed)
        1. If you do complete an Income Tax 1040 Form, please bring with you all information, including but not limited to: annuities, pensions, bonds, etc.

Renter's Program For The Elderly and Totally Disabled


Filing period is between April 1st and October 1st

*Renter's will follow the same income guidelines as the State Homeowner's Benefit program

StatusQualifying Income RangeRebate Range
Single$0 - $37,000$700 - $50
Married$0 - $45,100$900 - $50
Renters Program is basically the same as Homeowners program except, you will need to bring additional information when filing an application at the Senior Center:
  • Income Tax Return (if filing)
  • Social Security Statement (SSA-1099)
  • Pension Statement
  • Bank Interest Statement
  • Any Other Income
  • Proof of Rent for 12 Months
  • Payments of Electric, Gas, Water, and Fuel for 12 months