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Maine Property Tax Exemption for Blind Persons
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How can this program help me?

This program can help lower the amount of property taxes you pay if you are a homeowner who is legally blind. It may lower your home’s assessed (estimated) value, up to a limit set by the program. The assessed value is the dollar amount used to decide how much you will have to pay in property taxes.


How do I get help?

To apply for this program, print and fill out the application form. You should contact your local tax assessor’s office to find out where to mail the completed application.

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