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AARP Tax Assistance Available

Volunteers from AARP will be available again this year to assist seniors with filing taxes in our Bradford County Office, located at 220 Main Street, Unit 2 in Towanda. Appointments are necessary, and can be made by calling 1-800-982-4346. Please check out our Calendar of Events for dates of availability.


2017 Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program

Forms for Pennsylvania's 2017 Property Tax/ Rent Rebate Program are now available for download from the PA Department of Revenue's website. Eligible participants can receive a rebate of up to $650 based on their rent or property taxes paid in 2017. The program benefits Pennsylvanians who are 65 years or older, widows and widowers 50 years or older, and those 18 and older with disabilities. The income limit is $35,000 a year for homeowners and $15,000 annually for renters, and half of Social Security income is excluded.

B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. offers free assistance in filing the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program forms. Those seeking this assistance should be prepared with proof of all necessary income, and property tax or rental information necessary to process claims accurately.  Please call 1-800-982-4346 for more information, or to find a B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. office near you.




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