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Live in a 55 and older community in palm beach county florida

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Live in a 55 and older community in palm beach county florida and we have a tax exempt card. Can we get help with paying taxes on cable, water, gas, electric?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Ed Johnson replied 7 years ago.



This depends on who your carrier is for those services.


Can you tell me who your providers are for each of those services?

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Florida Power And Light

Sea Coast Utities

Comcast Cable

Not sure about the Gas Company
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Also AT%T for phone service in elevators and at the pools
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
What about Florida Power and Light

Sea Coast Utities

Comcast cable
Expert:  Ed Johnson replied 7 years ago.



I understand the situation, thank you for the additional information.


There are a number of programs that are available, but they are based on income rather than age. It happens that a majority of the aged will likley fit into the parameters of eligibility.


But each person's case must be looked at individually and benefits applied for individually.


a list wiht contact information for low income housing and utilty assistance can be found at this link:



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