All residents of who have had a relative or person they represent received a Pennsylvania property tax rebate a year before they deceased from 2004 to 2009, you may be eligible for a cash payment of up to $975. According to the settlement, plaintiffs have claimed that the Commonwealth Court found that the regulation for a person to survive for the entire year of his or her death in order to be eligible for rebate is unconstitutional and invalid. So if you are eligible, file a claim by 3/2/17 to receive your potential award!
Pennsylvania Prop Tax Class Action Lawsuit:
- Pennsylvania Property Tax Claim Form
- Claim Form Deadline: 3/2/2017
- Who’s Eligible: Class members are eligible if you had a relative or represented a person that paid property taxes in Pennsylvania the year they died and died from 2004 to 2009.
- Estimated Amount: Up to $975
- Proof of Purchase:Yes
- Case Name & Number: Muscarella v. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Case No. 10 F.R. 2011, in the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania
How to File a Claim:
- Head on over to the Pennsylvania Property Tax Claim Form
- Read over the claim form to see if you are eligible.
- Fill out the claim form with your information.
- Submit your claim by 3/2/2017 receive your potential award!
Since the Pennsylvania property tax settlement was approved on Aug. 2, 2016, all residents who had represented or had a relative pass away from 2004 to 2009 and received a Pennsylvania property tax a year before they passed, you may be eligible for a cash payment of up to $975. According to the settlement, the Commonwealth Court ruled that it was unconstitutional for a person to survive their entire year of death in order to be eligible for a rebate. So if you are eligible, file a claim by 12/1/2016 to receive your potential award! Don’t forget to take a look at our full list of Class Action Lawsuit Settlements!