HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 393        FILED ON: 1/13/2015

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2535

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Kate Hogan

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To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
Court assembled:

The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act to increase the property tax deferral for seniors.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Kate Hogan

3rd Middlesex

John V. Fernandes

10th Worcester

Sarah K. Peake

4th Barnstable

Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.

12th Hampden

Jennifer E. Benson

37th Middlesex

James B. Eldridge

Middlesex and Worcester

Carolyn C. Dykema

8th Middlesex

Joseph W. McGonagle, Jr.

28th Middlesex

Paul R. Heroux

2nd Bristol

Elizabeth A. Poirier

14th Bristol

Barbara A. L'Italien

Second Essex and Middlesex

Stephen L. DiNatale

3rd Worcester

Bruce E. Tarr

First Essex and Middlesex

Jeffrey N. Roy

10th Norfolk

Benjamin Swan

11th Hampden

Danielle W. Gregoire

4th Middlesex

Chris Walsh

6th Middlesex


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 393        FILED ON: 1/13/2015

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2535

By Ms. Hogan of Stow, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2535) of Kate Hogan and others for legislation to increase the property tax deferrals for certain persons sixty-five years of age or older.  Revenue.

 

[SIMILAR MATTER FILED IN PREVIOUS SESSION
SEE HOUSE, NO. 2601 OF 2013-2014.]

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Eighty-Ninth General Court
(2015-2016)

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An Act to increase the property tax deferral for seniors.

 

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.  Section 5 of chapter 59 of the General Laws, in subsection 41A (2) is hereby amended by striking out the words “the amount of income determined by the commissioner of revenue for the purposes of subsection (k) of section 6 of chapter 62, for a single person who is not a head of household” and inserting in place thereof the following words:-  “$65,000”.