Town of Falmouth, Maine
271 Falmouth Road
Falmouth, ME 04105
Maine Property Tax & Rent Refund
This program is administered by the State of Maine Revenue Services. Homeowners or renters of any age who
meet all of the following requirements:
â€¢ You were a Maine resident for all 12 months of 2012.
â€¢ You owned or rented a home in Maine for all 12 months of 2012 and
occupied that home for a least 6 months of 2012.
â€¢ You lived alone and total household income in 2012 was $64,950 or less;
OR, lived with a spouse or dependent(s) and total household income in 2012 was $86,600 or less.
â€¢ You had a 2012 property tax bill that was more than 4% of total household income; OR
paid rent in 2012 that was more than 20% of total household income.
EXCEPT: Seniors do not need to meet this requirement when their income is not more than $14,700
for those living alone or not more than $18,200 when living with a spouse or dependent.
Applications must be filed with the State by May 31, 2014. Applications are available at Town Hall or on our website. If you received a refund last year, you will receive an application in the mail by the State of Maine.