Tax Credits are deductions from the tax due. The following tax credit options are available in Amherst. Applications are available in the Assessing Office. Bring your DD 214 form.
|Paraplegic, double amputee owning specially adapted homesteads with VA Assistance||Tax Exempt|
|Totally & permanently disabled veterans, spouses or widows, and the widows of veterans who died or were killed.||$1,400|
|War Service Credit||$500|
- A double amputee of the upper or lower extremities or any combination thereof;
- Blinded in both eyes with a visual acuity of 5/200 or less.
- Owns a specially adapted home which was V.A. assisted acquired; or
- Acquired using proceeds from the sale of a previous V.A. assisted home.
Last Update: 11/18/2010 15:52:53