Amount of Tax Credit
The Town offers two programs for Veteran's with a 100% service related disability, as detailed below:
- Qualifying Veterans receive a $340 tax credit toward the taxes on their dwelling or motor vehicle.
- Qualifying Veterans with Specially Adapted Housing receive a $710 tax credit toward the taxes on their dwelling.
How to Qualify
South Kingstown must be the applicant's legal and primary residence. Applicant must also provide a letter from the Veteran's Administration stating that the applicant has a 100% service related disability. If the applicant is requesting the Specially Adapted Housing tax credit, the applicant must provide a letter from the Veteran's Administration stating they are totally disabled through a military service connected disability and who, by reason of the disability, has received assistance in acquiring 'specially adaptive housing' under laws administered by the Veteran's Administration. The deadline to file an application is 5 days prior to the certification of the tax roll of any given year.