The Town of Amherst has accepted the "Senior Tax Work-off Program" as outlined in Massachusetts General Laws; Part I; Title IX; Chapter 59; Section 5K of the acts of 1999. Residents 60 years of age and older are eligible to work off up to $1500 in property taxes a year at the minimum wage rate provided they meet certain guidelines. Eligible couples, age 60 and over, can each participate and earn up to $1,500.00 each when both names are on the property deed.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE
Fill out the Application for Participation and Confidential Financial Data Sheet. Submit the forms to: Amherst Senior Center 70 Boltwood Walk Amherst, MA 01002