If you are facing challenges with your mortgage payments, free help is just a phone call away. Speak to a counselor at the Homeownership Preservation Foundation. The HOPE Hotline foreclosure counselors can give you information and guidance. Call the HPF Homeowner’s HOPE Hotline at 888-995-HOPE (4673). Find out more information HERE.
2019 Property Tax Appeal Information-
If you believe that your property has been appraised in excess of its fair market value or that your property has been improperly classified, you have the right to appeal. Call the Assessor’s office prior to June 7th at 314-615-4595 to schedule a conference. You may also appeal to the Board of Equalization. Your appeal must be filed by the second Monday in July. Find out more information HERE.
Missouri Property Tax Credit–
The Missouri Property Tax Credit Claim is a program that allows certain senior citizens and 100 percent disabled individuals to apply for a credit based on the real estate taxes or rent they have paid for the year. The credit is for a maximum of $750.00 for renters and $1,100.00 for owners. The actual credit is based on amount paid and total household income, taxable and nontaxable. Find out more HERE.
Free financial education and life skills classes-
Prosperity Connection offers classes for individuals and families to learn more about economic independence through financial education, development services and low-cost banking options. Find out more HERE.