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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF BROOKLINE TO RAISE THE INCOME THRESHOLD FOR SENIOR REAL PROPERTY TAX DEFERMENTS

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same as follows:

SECTION 1. Notwithstanding clause Forty-first A of section 5 of chapter 59 of the General Laws or any other general or special law to the contrary, the town of Brookline may adopt a maximum qualifying gross receipts amount for the purposes of said clause Forty-first A of said section 5 of said chapter 59 of not more than the income limit determined by the commissioner of revenue for the purposes of subsection (k) of section 6 of chapter 62 of the General Laws for married persons filing jointly, regardless of the taxpayer's marital status.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved, November 8, 2018.