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Renters Rebate

Renters Rebate

Renters 65+ or over 18 and receiving Social Security Disability, and currently reside in Ellington, may be eligible for a “rebate.”  This income-based program provides a one-time yearly payment to renters based on their income and rent and utilities paid in the previous year.  Applicants must have resided in Connecticut for one year prior to filing.  Applications are accepted by appointment from April 1st to October 1st. Please contact our office to schedule your appointment.  If you have questions related to the Renters’ Rebate program please call the State of CT's Office of Program Management Renters Rebate program hotline at 860-418-6377.

Household Income Guidelines (2021)*

Single/widowed applicants – under $37,600

Married applicants – under $45,800

*Income guidelines subject to change.  This program is also subject to State funding.