Tax Relief Programs
Providing What You Need
A person must be a ME resident, 62 years old and older, AND have served on active duty during a recognized war period OR; be receiving 100% disability compensation for a service connected injury
A contract with the state that give you the ability to defer your property taxes until you are able to pay, you pass and your heirs can pay, or you sell the home and use that money to pay what was deferred.
You must be at least 65 years old or have a documented disability that makes you unable to be employed as of April 1 of this year.
You must own this property without limitations (fee simple) and this property receives a homestead exemption.
The property must not currently be in a municipal deferral program, there must not be any municipal liens against it, and there must not be any prohibitions against the property that prevent selling it.