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Exemptions

Tax Exemption Information

Description Property Vehicles
Qualified Veteran 
To each person who served in the military or naval
service of the United States, in any war or conflict
listed in 44-3-4 of the General Laws of the State
of Rhode Island. See War Exemptions
$8,290
$2,000
Unmarried widow of qualified veteran
$8,290
$2,000
Gold Star Parents (one only)
$12,475
$3,000
Total service-connected veteran (100% disabled)
$16,670
$4,000
Certified blind residents
$49,825
$12,000
Handicapped Exemptions
Must be under 65 years of age and own and 
occupy real estate in the City of Pawtucket.
$16,670
 
Elderly Exemption 65 yrs. and over (Real Estate only)
$30,885
 
Prisoner of War
$16,670
$4,000
Total service-connected disabled veteran who lives in "specially adapted housing"
$16,670
 
Specially adapted autos for handicapped (50% off up to $10,000)  
$10,000
Real Estate that is individually listed $ 74,300 or a contributing structure in a National Register of Historic Places and is listed on the city of Pawtucket's local historic district

as defined in City Ordinance Chapter 2726, 
Section 363-59 as amended. Must be owner 
occupied residential property. This exemption shall
not include individual condominium units within
qualifying structures.

$49,825
 

* Exemptions on motor vehicles are determined as $ 500.00
prescribed by RIGL 44-34.1-1, regarding the phase or as approved
out of motor vehicle taxes.

R.I.G.L. 44.3.3(16) Property Tax Relief

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