Property Tax Postponement Program

Who can use this service?

Only qualifying applicants can use this service. To be eligible for PTP, you must:

  • Be at least 62 years of age, be blind, or have a disability;
  • Own and occupy the home as your primary place of residence;
  • Have a total household income of $35,500 or less;
  • Have at least 40% equity in the property;
  • and meet certain potential other requirements.

Is there a charge for this service?

This service is provided free of charge.

When and where is this service offered?

The Properrty Tax Posteponement service is offered by the State Controller's Office. Applications may be submitted between October 1 and February 10 of each particular tax year.

Frequently Asked Questions

State Controller's Office FAQs

The State Controller's Office has a list of Frequently Asked Questions relating to the Property Tax Postponement Program.