Exemptions

Veterans who have served during war time and/or have a service related disability should file their DD-214 Discharge papers with the Town Clerk by October 1, 2016 in order to be eligible for applicable property exemptions.

Farm and forest property owners applying for PA–490 assessment relief under provisions of CGS 12–107 must make application with the East Haven Assessor between Sept. 1, 2016 to Nov. 1, 2016 for the Oct. 1, 2016 Grand List. 

Totally disabled residents must file proof of their Social Security Disability with the Assessor by October 1, 2016 in order to receive an exemption. 

Exemptions for specially equipped vehicles: These vehicles for the use or transportation of a handicapped individual or antique vehicles must annually submit an application to the Assessor for examination by December 31st. All new applicants’ vehicles will be subject to inspection by the Assessor.