Exemption For The Disabled (Chapter 72:37-B)

Any person who is eligible under Title 2 or Title 16 of the federal Social Security Act for benefits to the disabled shall receive a yearly exemption in the amount of $52,000. The exemption may be applied only to property that is occupied as the principal place of abode by the disabled person. The exemption may be applied to any land or buildings appurtenant to the residence or to manufactured housing if that is the principal place of abode.
  • Assets cannot exceed $150,000.
  • Income cannot exceed $51,840 single or $68,960 married for 2021 applications.

Application Information

Application filing dates, and further descriptions of income and assets are identical to the Elderly Exemption(s) listed above. However, there is a 5 year residency requirement attached to this exemption. For further information, please contact the Assessor's Office.  Exemption for the Disabled application can be found HERE.