SOMERSET – Rep. Carl Walker Metzgar (R-Somerset/Bedford) announced today that this year’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program application deadline has been extended from June 30 to Dec. 31, 2017. The program is open to older adults and residents with disabilities for rent and property tax rebates paid in 2016.
“Applications and assistance are available at my office. Please stop by and we will be happy to help,” said Metzgar. “It costs nothing to apply, and is a great program.”
The program guidelines remain the same as in past years. The annual income limits capped at $35,000 for homeowners and $15,000 for renters.
Claimants who have already applied for the rebate can check their claim status by calling Metzgar’s district office at (814) 443-4230. Checks will begin to be mailed on July 3.
Representative Carl Walker Metzgar
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
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