Covid-19 - Tax Deferment and Interest Rate Reduction Program Information


Tax Deferment and Interest Rate Reduction Program Information

On April 21st, 2020, the Middlefield Board of Selectmen voted to adopt two programs for property tax relief during the COVID-19 pandemic as authorized by an Executive Order by Governor Lamont.

You must APPLY to be eligible for the Deferment Program.

 The Tax Deferment Program is only for “eligible taxpayers” and the taxpayer must file an application with the Tax Collector no later than July 1, 2020 in order to qualify. The Interest Rate Reduction Program does not require an application to be filed by the taxpayer. State Office of Policy and Management guidance on “eligible taxpayers”, defined as follows:

For additional information and the Tax Deferment Application please follow the links below.  The FAQ link will provide additional detailed information on the Tax Deferment Program and as to how the Interest Rate Reduction Program can benefit you.

Any questions or for further assistance please contact:

Anne L. Olszewski, CCMC
Tax Collector
860.349.7117
Tax1@middlefieldct.org

 

Deferment Application

Fillable Form

Printable PDF

FAQ

Office of Policy and Management – Guidance for Tax Deferred and Low Interest Programs

Governor Lamont – Executive Order No. 7-S, Section 6

Board of Selectmen – Resolution Concerning Tax Deferment and Interest Rate Reduction Programs