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Are You Leaving Money on the Table?

It is not easy to balance a household budget when you have a low income. But you can supplement your income by claiming all of the benefits and supports you have the right to claim. Here is a checklist. Make sure you are not leaving money on the table! more...

Get a Refund on Your Property Taxes or Rent

Tax credits for people with low incomes who own their own homes or pay rent. more...

I Can't Pay the Taxes on my House: What Can I Do?

Where do I apply? What else do I need to tell them? When do I qualify for an abatement? What happens after I apply? What if I don't hear from the town in 30 days? What do I do if the Town turns me down? What can I do if I am still told that I have to pay the tax? more...

The Maine Homestead Exemption: Tax Relief for Maine Homeowners

General Homestead Exemption Other Maine tax relief programs: Lower and middle income residents, the elderly, and renters may also qualify for the Maine Resident Tax and Rent Refund Program. On the State of Maine website, you can also find partial tax exemption forms, including forms fo more...