CHALFONT – Forms for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program for 2019 rebates are now available at his Chalfont office, announced Rep. Todd Polinchock (R-Bucks).
Eligible participants of the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program can receive a rebate of up to $650 based on their rent or property taxes paid in 2019. The program benefits eligible Pennsylvanians who are 65 years or older, widows and widowers 50 years or older, and those 18 years or older with permanent disabilities.
Eligibility income limits for homeowners are set at the following levels, excluding 50% of Social Security, Supplemental Security Income and Railroad Retirement Tier 1 benefits:
• $0 to $8,000, maximum $650 rebate (homeowners and renters).
• $8,001 to $15,000, maximum $500 rebate (homeowners and renters).
• $15,001 to $18,000, maximum $300 rebate (homeowners only).
• $18,001 to $35,000, maximum $250 rebate (homeowners only).
Copies of the forms, as well as assistance with filing them, are available at Polinchock’s office at no cost. Applicants should be prepared to provide all the necessary income, property tax or rental information required to process claims. The deadline to apply for a rebate is June 30.
For additional information, visit Polinchock’s district office at 17 West Butler Avenue, Chalfont or call at (215) 822-1840.
Representative Todd Polinchock
144th Legislative District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
Media Contact: Rene Morrow