Apply Now for Stratford’s Property Tax Relief Program

February 11, 2019

Stratford is taking applications for the Senior and Disabled Property Tax relief program. 

Applications can be made Tuesday and Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. through May 15 at the Assessor’s Office.

You must be 65 years of age by December 31, 2018 or approved as 100% disabled by Social Security.

According to the town, you will need: 

  • Proof of income and your Social Security benefit 1099 for 2018.
  •  A complete copy 2018 Federal Tax Return, including all year end statements used to process your return
    •  If you are not required to file a tax return you must provide all year end documents.
  •          Disabled Veterans and/or surviving spouses must provide proof of disability income
  •         Those who are Social Security Disabled must also bring current proof of Social  Security disability (TYPQY/BPQY).

The state also offers additional programs for veterans through the town. The deadline to apply for these programs is September 30 and there are income requirements.

  • Circuit Breaker Program
  • Town Homeowner’s Program
  • State Veteran’s Program
  • Town Veteran’s Program