AN ACT RELATIVE TO REAL ESTATE TAX EXEMPTIONS FOR CERTAIN VETERANS WHO RESIDE IN THE CITY OF NEWTON.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Chapter 656 of the acts of 1985 is hereby amended by
inserting after section 1 the following section:-
The real estate of surviving spouses of veterans who at the
time of death were entitled to the exemption described in section 1, so long
as such surviving spouse remains unmarried, shall be exempt from taxation under
chapter 59 of
the General Laws in
the same manner and to the same extent that such real estate was exempt during
the life of the qualifying veteran; provided, that such property is occupied as
domicile of the surviving spouse.
This act shall take effect upon its passage.