Tax Rebates & Forms

  • Homestead/Farmstead Property Tax Relief

    The Taxpayer Relief Act, Act 1 of Special Session 1 of 2006, was signed into law by Governor Rendell on June 27, 2006. The Taxpayer Relief Act provides for property tax reduction allocations to be distributed by the Commonwealth to each school district. Property tax reduction will be through a homestead or farmstead exclusion. Homestead or Farmstead Exclusion. Under a homestead or farmstead property tax exclusion, the assessed value of each homestead or farmstead is reduced by the same amount before the property tax is computed. Homeowners are not guaranteed a homestead or farmstead exclusion unless and until an additional income tax for purposes of granting a homestead or farmstead exclusion is approved by voter referendum or sufficient funds have been collected to permit property tax reduction allocations to be made by the Commonwealth.

    Homeowners should contact their county assessment office for a copy of their county's homestead and farmstead application form.

    Monroe County Assessment Office 570-517-3133
    Pike County Assessment Office 570-296-4364

    More information on the Taxpayer Relief Act can be found on the Department of Education's Web site.

    Comments (-1)
  • Local Earned Income Tax Residency Certification Form

    Comments (-1)
  • Notice to Residents & Property Owners Of The ESASD

    Comments (-1)
  • Senior Citizens Tax Rebate Claim Form 2016

    The Board of Directors of the East Stroudsburg Area School District has revised the process for applying for its 2016 Senior Citizens Property Tax Rebate Program.  The changes will simplify the process and provide for more timely payments of the rebates.  Eligible individuals may still receive up to $1,500 in rebates from the District in addition to the rebates they receive from the State program.
    Under the new process, individuals applying for the District's rebate program must apply for and receive a rebate under the State program.  The State form, PA-1000, and proof of receipt of the State rebate will be sufficient evidence to qualify for the District rebate. In order to provide applicants the opportunity to apply for and receive the State rebate, the District's application period for the 2016 Senior Citizens Property Tax Rebate Program has been changed to July 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017.
    Comments (-1)
  • Senior Citizens Tax Rebate Resolution

    Comments (-1)