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Tax Relief Programs
Act 77 – Senior Tax Relief Act 50- Homestead Tax Exemption
Applications available through Allegheny County
*For any discrepancy on your bill please contact 412-255-2525. Real Estate bills are calculated based on Allegheny County Assessment Data. To update your information with Allegheny County please contact 412-350-4100
Act 77 Property Tax Relief Verification Form 2020

Application available through Allegheny County

 

Discount Extension Form
If you did not meet the 2% discount deadline (February 10th) of the current tax year, you can complete Discount Extension Form to qualify for the 2% discount. The filing deadline for all Discount Extension Forms will be December 31 of the current tax year.

 

Refund Request Form
Due to the separate billing of the Parks Tax, the discount and tax exemptions (Homestead, Act 77, LERTA) that are applied to the real estate billings were not applied to the separate Parks Tax billing resulting in an overpayment of the Parks Tax. Any overpayment will be applied to your 2022 tax bill. If you prefer a refund for 2021, please contact the Finance Department by phone at (412) 255-2525 or via email at parkstaxrefund@pittsburghpa.gov. Clickhere to complete Refund

 

City of Pittsburgh Tax Abatement Application
Complete the City of Pittsburgh Tax Abatement Application to receive a tax exemption on your property.
For additional details regarding Abatement Programs, refer to Abatement Guidelines and Chapter 265 and Chapter 267 of the City Ordinance.

 

CITY OF PITTSBURGH SUMMARY OF AMENDED TAX ABATEMENT PROGRAMS
The City of Pittsburgh has consolidated and replaced several real estate tax abatement programs (Act 42, Local Economic Revitalization Tax Act/LERTA, Local Economic Stimulus, and Visitability) effective July 1, 2020. The amended abatements are available city-wide with incentives for affordable housing, job creation, and/or investing in distressed (CDBG-eligible) areas or the Lower Hill District by offering longer and higher-value abatements to projects meeting certain requirements.
Project Type Abatement Type  Standard Abatement  Enhanced Abatement  Legislation 
Owner-occupied residential/for-sale development  Assessment reduction 
  • 3-year assessment reduction
  • Up to $175,000 per year 
  • 10-year assessment reduction 
  • Up to $250,000 per year if: 
  • A residential for-sale or owner-occupied property is in a CDBG-eligible location

    OR
  • A multi-unit for-sale or owner-occupied development includes at least 10% of units affordable to and occupied by households at or below 80% AMI 
          OR
  • A for-sale or owner-occupied property is located in the Lower Hill District 
Chapter 265
Commercial residential (rental or otherwise not occupied by the owner)  Tax credit 
  • 3-year tax credit 
  • Up to $125,000 per year 
  • 10-year tax credit 
  • Up to $250,000 per year if: 
  • A residential property not to be occupied by the property owner includes at least 10% of its units affordable to and occupied by households at 50% AMI

    OR 
  • A residential property not to be occupied by the property owner includes at least 60% of its units affordable to and occupied by households at 80% AMI 
          OR
  • A residential property not to be occupied by the property owner is located in the Lower Hill District 
Chapter 267
Industrial, commercial, or other business structures  Tax credit 
  • 3-year tax credit
  • Up to $125,000 per year 
  • 10-year tax credit 
  • Up to $250,000 per year if the project creates at least 50 full-time jobs 
Chapter 267