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Exemption
2016 RUTLAND PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS QUALIFICATIONS



CLAUSE 41C              ELDERLY Age 65 by July 1                Exemption Amount:               $1,000.00
                
                Income:         Single Person                           $20,604.00
                                Married Persons (Joint Ownership)       $30,907.00
                *Note:          Includes income from all sources:  Wages, Social Security,
                                Pensions, Interest, Dividends, Rents, etc.

                Assets:         Single Person                           $41,209.00
                                Married Persons                         $56,660.00

                *Note:          Assets include bank accounts, checking accounts, stocks,
                                bonds, IRA’s, & saving certificates.
                                DOES NOT INCLUDE REAL ESTATE VALUE.




CLAUSE 17D                                                      Exemption Amount:                $175.00

                        Surviving spouse & persons over 70 as of July 1who are not eligible for Clause 41C

                        Income:         Not considered                             N/A
                        Assets:         May not exceed:                         $41,209.00

*Note:          Assets include bank accounts, checking accounts, stocks,
                                bonds, IRA’s, & saving certificates.
                                DOES NOT INCLUDE REAL ESTATE VALUE.



VETERANS                V1 Clause 22 a-f War time service connected disability                              $   400.00
                        V3 Clause 22E    100% Service connected disability                          $1,000.00
                        
                        *Note:                  Disability certificates must be provided from Veterans Administration




BLIND                   Clause 37A      Registered with Division of the Blind                   $437.50

                        *Note:          Certificate must be provided yearly
                                        July 1 qualification date












 
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