Wilton senior tax relief deadline is May 15

Elderly Wilton homeowners and totally disabled homeowners who have not yet applied for tax relief benefits on their July 2013 real estate tax bills, are reminded that Wednesday, May 15 is the last day applications will be accepted in the Assessor’s office. The application deadline will not be extended.

Qualifying income cannot exceed $77,650. Please call the assessor’s office at 203-563-0121 with any questions.

The town of Wilton tax relief program requires an annual filing. The state of Connecticut tax relief program requires a biennial filing. Proof of income must accompany the application — complete 2012 income tax return and Social Security form 1099. If no income tax return is filed then submit all proof of income including Social Security form 1099.