Super Star Facts

Senior Homeowners Family Homeowners

Enhanced STAR Eligible Senior
Family 1

Income: $40,000
Income: $60,000

Property Taxes: $5,000
Property Taxes: $6,000

  • Continues to receive Enhanced STAR exemption
  • STAR rebate check restored: $913
  • Eligible for Additional Circuit Breaker Credit: $386 30% x [(taxes-rebate)-7% of income] = $386
  • Continues to receive Basic STAR exemption
  • Eligible for Additional Circuit Breaker Credit: $540
  • (Last received STAR rebate check of $425 in 2008)

Net Result: $1,299 in additional tax relief than in 2009, $386 more than in 2008
Net Result: $540 in additional tax relief than in 2009, $115 more than in 2008

 
 

Basic STAR Eligible Senior
Family 2

Income: $120,000
Income: $150,000

Property Taxes: $12,000
Property Taxes: $15,000

  • Continues to receive Basic STAR exemption
  • STAR rebate check restored: $1,094
  • Eligible for Additional Circuit Breaker Credit: $751.80
  • Continues to receive Basic STAR exemption
  • Eligible for Additional Circuit Breaker Credit: $1,260
  • (Last received STAR rebate check of $429 in 2008)

Net Result: $1,846 in additional tax relief than in 2009, $752 more than in 2008
Net Result: $1,260 in additional tax relief than in 2009, $831 more than in 2008