Exemption Applications and Requirements

**All exemption applications are due by May 1st**
Exemption

Age

Income Limitation

Required Documents

STAR Rebate Check Program
N/A

Enhanced STAR Application
Enhanced STAR Renewal Application
Income Verification Application
65 $86,000 Proof of 2015 Income
Proof of Age
Veterans
Alternative Veterans Exemption Application
Cold War Veterans Application
N/A N/A Proof of Ownership
Proof of Residency
Copy of DD-214
Persons with Disabilities and Limited Incomes
Limited Income Disability Application
Limited Income Disability Renewal Application
N/A $37,399 Proof of Ownership
Proof of Residency
Award letter from SSA
Proof of 2016 income
(2015 Tax return
and SS-1099)
Senior Citizen Limited Income
Limited Income Senior Citizen Exemption Application
Limited Income Senior Citizen Renewal Application
65 $37,399 Proof of Ownership
Proof of Residency
Proof of 2016 income
(2015 Tax return
and SS-1099)
N/A = Not applicable
Proof of ownership = Copy of deed if purchased within the last year or shares certificate for co-op apartments regardless of length of ownership.
Proof of residency = Copy of utility bill (cable, landline phone or ConEd).
Proof of Income = Copy of 2015 or 2016 Income tax return depending on exemption applied for.
Proof of age = Copy of drivers license, passport or birth certificate

Any or all requirements are subject to change at any time.