Exemption Information and Forms

100% Disabled Exemption Application for 2017
This is a tax exemption offered to property owners who are 100% disabled and meet the criteria listed on the form. It is an income based exemption and this year's total gross household income cannot exceed $42,200. If you feel that you meet all the criteria, please fill out the form, provide this office with all supporting income statements (i.e. social security statements, pensions, interest statements, etc.) along with a full copy of your Federal Tax Return and file it with the Assessor's Office by April 15, 2017. If you qualify for the exemption, it will appear on your 2017 tax bill issued in July.

Senior Citizen Property Exemption Application for 2017
This is a tax exemption offered to senior citizens who are over the age of 65 as of December 31, 2016 and meet the criteria listed on the form. It is an income based exemption and this year's total gross household income cannot exceed $42,200. If you feel that you meet all the criteria, please fill out the form, provide this office with all supporting income statements (i.e. social security statements, pensions, interest statements, etc.) along with a full copy of your Federal Tax Return and file it with the Assessor's Office by April 15, 2017. If you qualify for the exemption, it will appear on your 2017 tax bill issued in July.

Soldiers' & Sailors' Civil Relief Act - form
This form is for military personnel and their spouse who are living in Westerly due to military orders, have motor vehicles registered in Westerly, and claim their primary residence in another state. This form must be filed for each year the exemption is being requested.

Veteran's Exemption Form
This form is for military personnel who were active duty during wartime and whose primary residence is Westerly. Please see page 2 of the form for a list of qualifying dates. A copy of your DD-214 (military discharge papers) must accompanying this form.