DOR has had a great turnout for our early series of information sessions for seniors. These sessions are short presentations to educate taxpayers 65 and older about the benefits of the Senior Circuit Breaker Tax Credit.
For tax year 2012, the credit is worth as much as $1,000 for eligible taxpayers 65 and older who either own or rent their home. The credit is refundable, meaning that if a taxpayer does not have an offsetting state tax liability, or has a liability that is smaller than the credit, they receive a check from the Commonwealth for either the entire credit or for the portion left after taxes are paid.
Seniors who live in public or subsidized housing are not eligible for the credit.
We hope to see you there!
|February 20, 10:30 a.m.||Concord COA, CANCELLED||978-318-3020|
|February 20, 12:30 p.m.||Acton COA, 50 Audubon Dr.||978-929-6652|
|February 21, 10:30 a.m.||Merrimac COA, 100 East Main St.||978-346-9549|
|February 21, 12:30 p.m.||Ipswich COA, 25 Green St.||978-356-6650|
|February 25, 10:00 a.m.||Natick COA, 117 East Central St.||508-647-6540|
|February 25, 11:30 a.m.||Needham COA 83 Pickering St.||781-455-7555|
|February 25, 1:00 p.m.||Wellesley COA, 219 Washington St.||781-235-3961|
|February 27, 1:00 p.m.||Wayland COA, 41 Cochituate Rd.||508-358-2990|
|March 6, 10:00 a.m.||Attleboro COA, 25 South Main St.||774-203-1906|
|March 6, 1:00 p.m.||N. Attleboro COA, 204 Elm St.||508-699-0131|
|March 7, 1:00 p.m.||Waltham COA, 488 Main St.||781-899-7228|
|March 13, 11:00 a.m.||Norfolk COA, 28 Medway Branch Rd.||508-528-4430|
|March 13, 12:30 p.m.||Wrentham COA, 400 Taunton St.||508-384-5425|
|March 13, 2:00 p.m.||Franklin COA, 10 Daniel McCahill St.||508-520-4945|
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