STAR Exemption Exemption & Rebate Check Programs
What is STAR?
STAR Rebate Check Program
Basic STAR Exemption
before 5/1/2015after 5/1/2015STAR Rebate Check Program
Enhanced STAR Exemption
Enhanced STAR required documents include:
- Copy of your federal or State tax return from 2 years prior to the year you are applying for the exemption (Pages 1 and 2); for example, if you are applying for the 2017 Enhanced STAR, you will need to provide your 2015 tax return
- Copy of driver’s license, birth certificate, or passport as proof of age
- A mandatory income verification application is now required by New York State to be filed with your Enhanced STAR application or renewal. If you aren’t required to file an annual NYS Income Tax Return, an income worksheet must be submitted with your application.