Tax Refund Program
PROPERTY TAX FAIRNESS CREDIT
The Maine Residents Property Tax and Rent Refund Circuitbreaker Program has been repealed as part of the enacted state budget for claims beginning on or after August 1, 2013.
The Circuitbreaker Program has been replaced by a refundable Property Tax Fairness Credit that can be claimed on the Maine Individual Income Tax Form.
Contact Maine Revenue Services or your accountant for more information.
SENIOR PROPERTY TAX ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
The Property Tax Assistance Program was adopted by the Town Council in October of 2017. This program provides property tax assistance to persons sixty-five (65) years of age and over who reside in the Town of Windham. Under this program, the Town of Windham will provide refund payments to those individuals who maintain a homestead in Windham and meet the criteria established in the ordinance below.
This program is funded at the discretion of the Town Council during its annual budget process. If funded, applications will be made available after July 1, 2019.
Applications must be submitted to the Town Manager no later than August 1st for reimbursement of the prior year's paid property taxes up to program limitations. You may contact the Town Manager's Office for more information at 892-1907.