Residents 65 and older, widows and widowers 50 and older, and people with disabilities 18 and older may be eligible. The annual income limits are $35,000 for homeowners and $15,000 for renters, not counting half of the applicant’s Social Security income.
Last year, nearly 600,000 Pennsylvanians received rebates of as much as $975 for homeowners and up to $650 for renters.
To apply, go to revenue.pa.gov; under Popular Services, click on Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program. Or call 888-222-9190 toll-free.