Millions of New York State residents who own homes will soon see direct stimulus payments worth up to $1,050.
This is a one time tax rebate known as the Homeowner Tax Rebate Credit.
This is an addition to the School Tax Relief program.
Legislatures are hoping this will help people financially recover and boost the economy.
Stimulus checks worth $750 going to some Minnesota workers
Direct stimulus payment explained
This is a one year program that offers property tax relief for the year 2022.
New York City residents will see an average payments of $425.
Those living outside of this city will see an average payments of $970.
Those across the state making $75,000 or less will see around $1,050.
Federal checks sent in 2021
Eligibility requirements for the stimulus payments
In order to get the payments, you must meet certain criteria.
First, you need to have qualified for the 2022 STAR credit or exemption.
Your income must not exceed $250,000 for 2020.
Finally, your school tax liability for the 2022-2023 school year needs to be more that the 2022 STAR benefit.
You don’t need to calculated you income to see the stimulus tax credit.
It will be calculated for you based on their decision.
The checks should go out this month, and if it’s later it should be before your school tax bill is due.
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