Senior Tax Program

THIS PROGRAM IS COORDINATED BY THE ASSESSORS AND TOWN MANAGERS OFFICE WHICH ENHANCES MUNICIPAL SERVICES AND ALLEVIATES SOME OF THE TAX BURDEN OF SENIOR RESIDENTS.

  • ELIGIBILITY: RESIDENTS OVER AGE 60 WHO PAY REAL ESTATE TAXES IN NORTON.
  • COMMITMENT: OF UP TO 62.5 HOURS PER FISCAL YEAR.
  • PLACEMENT: COORDINATED BY THE COUNCIL ON AGING AND VARIOUS DEPARTMENTS, INCLUDING THE SCHOOLS, AND IS BASED ON SKILLS AND NEEDS OF THE DEPARTMENTS.     
  • EARNINGS:  $8.00 PER HOUR WITH A MAXIMUM OF $500 TO BE APPLIED AS A CREDIT TO THE RESIDENT'S TAX BILL.