Sen. Vincent J. Fumo

District Office

1208 Tasker Street
Phila, PA 19148

Harrisburg Office

545 Main Capitol
Hbg, PA 17120



Rent Rebates for Older Pennsylvanians

     A program in Pennsylvania's Department of Revenue allows older Pennsylvanians, surviving spouses over fifty, and permanently disabled citizens to lead fuller lives by restoring a portion of their limited income.

What are the requirements for the rent rebate (property tax rebate) program?

    a. Income cannot exceed $15,000
    b. Must be 65 or older, married to same.
    c. Widow or Widower ages 50 - 64.
    d. Disabled and over 18 years of age.
    e. Own and occupy same property/Real Estate tax receipt.
    f. Rent and occupy same property/Rent receipts or landlord signature.
    g. One check per household.

Where can I get a Rent Rebate Application Form?

  1. Call Toll Free 24 hours a day:
    Inside PA: 1-800-362-2050
    Outside PA (717) 787-8094


  2. From your State Senator or Representative

      For the 1st Senatorial District, my offices are located at:

      1208 Tasker Street
      Philadelphia, PA 19148
      (215) 468-3866

      2637 E. Clearfield Street
      Philadelphia, PA 19134

      Or fill out this form with your address and I will send you one:

  3. Your local senior center

What will I need to complete the rent rebate form?

     The rent certificate in booklet must be completely filled out by landlord and tenant.

Copyright 2000 Sen. Vincent J. Fumo