The Pennsylvania Property Tax and Rent Rebate Program 2009 benefits people age 65 and older; widows and widowers age 50 and older; and people with disabilities age 18 and older.
The new income limits are: $35,000 for homeowners and $15,000 for renters. Applicants can exclude one half of their social security income. People who make more than $35,000 may still qualify for a rebate. The maximum rebate is $650. For more information visit www.revenue.state.pa.us or call toll free at 1-888-222-9190.