Elderly & Totally Disabled Homeowners

The Assessor's Office processes all applications for Elderly and Totally Disabled Homeowners, and Renters Rebate Programs as well as Local Option Programs.

Senior Citizen Tax Relief Programs - State and Local

  • Filing period February 1 to May 15, 2023
  • Once approved applicants only need to reapply every other year, or if their income substantially changes.

Renters Rebate Program

  • Filing period April 3 to September 29, 2023
  1. State Homeowners Credit Program
  2. City of Middletown Optional Programs
  3. Renters Rebate Program

This program offers tax credits based upon income.  Filing period February 1 to May 15, 2023.


  • Applicants must be 65 or older as of December 31, 2022, or totally disabled
  • Applicant must be a Connecticut resident
  • Applicant must reside in the property

Income & Grant Information: 2022 Benefit Year

  • Applicants must provide copies of all 2022 income, including tax return (if filed), pension or retirement income, and SS-1099.
  • Maximum Qualifying Income Including Social Security:
    • Married: $49,100
    • Unmarried: $40,300
  • Benefit amount varies from $150 to $1,250 depending upon income. Income limits change annually per State of Connecticut Office of Policy and Management.