Form Ptf-307 "Application for Veteran Property Tax Exemption for Widowed Spouse, Minor Child, or Widowed Parent" - Maine

Form PTF-307 is a Maine Department of Administrative and Financial Services form also known as the "Application For Veteran Property Tax Exemption For Widowed Spouse, Minor Child, Or Widowed Parent". The latest edition of the form was released in January 1, 2016 and is available for digital filing.

Download a PDF version of the Form PTF-307 down below or find it on Maine Department of Administrative and Financial Services Forms website.

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APPLICATION FOR VETERAN PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION
FOR WIDOWED SPOUSE, MINOR CHILD, OR WIDOWED PARENT
36 M.R.S. § 653
Please refer to Bulletin #7 for additional information – this application is confidential.
File this application, including all required attachments, with your municipality by April 1.
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Information Relating to the Applicant Spouse, Child or Parent
1.
Name: ______________________________________ 2. Telephone: _______________________
3.
Mailing address: ___________________________________________________________________
4.
Legal residence: _______________________________ 5. Date of birth: ______________________
6.
Check the applicable boxes:
 I receive compensation from the U.S. Government as the unremarried widowed spouse, the minor
child, or unremarried widowed parent of a veteran.
Relationship to veteran:  Widow
 Widower
 Minor Child
 Widowed Father
 Widowed
Mother.
 I am the beneficiary of a revocable living trust that held the property for which I claim exemption.
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Information Relating to the Deceased Veteran
7.
Name of veteran: ______________________________ 8. Date of birth ______________________
9.
Date of entry into armed forces: ___________________ 10. Date of discharge/retirement: ________
11.
Legal residence as of date on line 9: ___________________________________________________
12.
Service Number/SSN: ___________________________ 13. Date of death: ____________________
14.
VA disability pension claim No: C- _____________________________________________________
15.
Check the applicable boxes:
 The veteran’s death was service connected.
 The veteran, as of the date on line 14, received compensation based on 100% Disability.
 The veteran received a grant from the U.S. Government for specially adapted housing as a
paraplegic.
I hereby apply for exemption from local property taxation in accordance with 36 M.R.S. § 653. No property on
which exemption may be claimed under this section has been conveyed to me for the purpose of obtaining an
exemption. The answers to the above questions are correct to the best of my knowledge and belief.
Signature of applicant: _______________________________ Date: ______________________________
APPLICATION FOR VETERAN PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION
FOR WIDOWED SPOUSE, MINOR CHILD, OR WIDOWED PARENT
36 M.R.S. § 653
Please refer to Bulletin #7 for additional information – this application is confidential.
File this application, including all required attachments, with your municipality by April 1.
**************************************************************************************************************************
Information Relating to the Applicant Spouse, Child or Parent
1.
Name: ______________________________________ 2. Telephone: _______________________
3.
Mailing address: ___________________________________________________________________
4.
Legal residence: _______________________________ 5. Date of birth: ______________________
6.
Check the applicable boxes:
 I receive compensation from the U.S. Government as the unremarried widowed spouse, the minor
child, or unremarried widowed parent of a veteran.
Relationship to veteran:  Widow
 Widower
 Minor Child
 Widowed Father
 Widowed
Mother.
 I am the beneficiary of a revocable living trust that held the property for which I claim exemption.
**************************************************************************************************************************
Information Relating to the Deceased Veteran
7.
Name of veteran: ______________________________ 8. Date of birth ______________________
9.
Date of entry into armed forces: ___________________ 10. Date of discharge/retirement: ________
11.
Legal residence as of date on line 9: ___________________________________________________
12.
Service Number/SSN: ___________________________ 13. Date of death: ____________________
14.
VA disability pension claim No: C- _____________________________________________________
15.
Check the applicable boxes:
 The veteran’s death was service connected.
 The veteran, as of the date on line 14, received compensation based on 100% Disability.
 The veteran received a grant from the U.S. Government for specially adapted housing as a
paraplegic.
I hereby apply for exemption from local property taxation in accordance with 36 M.R.S. § 653. No property on
which exemption may be claimed under this section has been conveyed to me for the purpose of obtaining an
exemption. The answers to the above questions are correct to the best of my knowledge and belief.
Signature of applicant: _______________________________ Date: ______________________________
CERTIFICATE OF APPROVAL OF APPLICANT’S EXEMPT STATUS
(Assessor’s Use Only)
Written proof of entitlement accompanied this application, showing that the applicant is entitled to exemption
from property tax as the widowed spouse, minor child, or widowed parent of a veteran. Proof of entitlement is
covered by, but not limited to: DD214 Military Record, V.A. Form 20-5455a when Item 15 Tax Code indicates
Code 2 or 3 or a copy of the certificate or letter issued by the V.A.
The applicant qualifies for:
$6,000 post W.W.I veteran exemption
$7,000 W.W.I veteran exemption
$50,000 paraplegic veteran
As assessor I shall multiply the amount of the exemption by the ratio of current just value upon which the
assessment is based in determining the local assessed value of the exemption.
Signature: ________________________________________ Date: ______________________________
Title: _____________________________________________ Effective date of exemption: ____________
PTF-307
Revised 1/16
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