Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) is a federally funded program to assist low-income homeowners and renters pay for utility and heating bills. In the City, it is administered by the Human Resources Administration.
Senior Citizen Homeowner Exemption (SCHE) provides a reduction of 5 percent to 50 percent on New York City's real property tax to seniors age 65 and older.
Disabled Homeowner Exemption (DHE) provides a reduction of 5 percent to 50 percent on New York City's real property tax to low-income homeowners with disabilities.
Enhanced School Tax Relief (ESTAR) is a New York State property tax exemption for property owners 65 and older.