Montgomery County Senior Property Tax Credit (Senior Tax Credit)

The Senior Tax Credit is available to homeowners at least 65 for whom the property is their principal residence (see the HOTC page for details); Interested homeowners must submit the Homeowners Tax Credit Application to the Maryland State Department of Assessments and Taxation (SDAT). To open an electronic copy of the Application, click here .

Eligible homeowners must:
  • Be at least 65 years of age.
  • Use the home as their Principal Residence.
  • Qualify for either the State Homeowners’ Tax Credit or the County Supplement.
  • Apply for the Homeowners Tax Credit .  Click here for information about the Homeowners Tax Credit.

The Senior Tax Credit may be based on (1) the State credit (if the County Supplement is zero), (2) the County Supplement (if the State credit is zero), or (3) both the State credit and County Supplement.