Thousands of Americans now have more time to apply for up to $975 payments as deadline extended 

THERE is good news for senior citizens and disabled Americans living in Pennsylvania 

You now have more time to apply for up to $975 in rebates on rent and property taxes 

Under Pennsylvania law, the annual deadline to apply for the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program is June 30 

The deadline has been extended until December 31, 2022 The maximum standard rebate is $650

The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue automatically calculates supplemental rebates for qualifying homeowners 

It is also required to evaluate the program prior to the June 30 deadline to see if funds are available to extend the deadline 

The state determined funding is available to allow all who qualify to benefit from the program