New Property Tax Credit Available in Montgomery County08/23/2017
On March 7, 2017, the Montgomery County Council passed Bill 42-16, creating a new property tax credit for longtime homeowners and certain military veterans. The tax credit is available to individuals over 65 years of age who either:
- Have owned and lived in the same dwelling for the proceeding 40 years and the dwelling has an assessment of $650,000 or less; or
- Have retired from one of the United States Armed Forces and own a dwelling with an assessment of $500,000 or less.
For more information on Bill 42-16, eligibility details, and how to apply for the tax credit, please visit: http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/finance/bill-42-16.html.
BBS&G’s attorneys are available to assist with the eligibility and application process.