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Family Benefits

Carroll County Survivor Benefits

Survivor BenefitsUpdated June 2013


Carroll County Government
225 N. Center St.
Westminster, MD 21157
Phone: (410) 386-2971
Fax: (410) 386-2770
E-mail: [email protected]

Carroll County provides a 100% real property tax credit for the surviving spouse of a fallen law enforcement officer or rescue worker under the authority granted under Section 9-210 of the tax-property article of the Annotated Code of Maryland.

The 100% tax credit may be applied for up to 5 tax years.

Disclaimer: The material contained in the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Survivor Benefits website is not the result of legal research, but rather is based on a scan of public documents. We have made every effort to be accurate and timely, but errors may exist. The material on this website is advisory only and should not be cited as evidence or proof that a benefit exists or that our facts are accurate. Always consult the decedent’s fire department for benefits assistance, or a benefits’ attorney. If, in the course of your own research, you see errors of fact, or new benefit information, please pass this information along to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation.