The Fiscal Year 2020 Statutory Exemption application cycle is underway. We are now accepting applications for M.G.L. c. 59 §5 exemptions and will continue to do so through April 1, 2020. The following exemption categories are among the included programs: Disabled Veterans, Surviving Spouses owning limited assets, Legally Blind persons, Seniors over age 65 possessing limited assets, and earning very low income. In addition, applications for the Community Preservation Surcharge Exemption Program are currently available for moderate-income seniors, or low-income non-seniors.
We encourage you to get in touch with the Assessing Department for information on any of the programs. 978-639-3393 978 -639-3395 [email protected]