Las Vegas, NV (KXNT) - The Utility Tax Rebate Program is a program offered by the city of Las Vegas to low-income seniors who reside within the city limits. Applications may be filed with the city through March 15, 2021. Application forms are not available online; applicants must apply at one of the centers listed below. Residents can call 702-229-1515 to make an appointment.
Seniors ages 60+ who qualify receive a rebate on the franchise tax they paid for local utilities throughout the 2020 year. These utilities include electric power, land-line telephone and natural gas.
Applicants must make an income of less than $16,500 for an individual or $18,900 for those filing married/head of household.
Applicants must bring copies of their 2020 local NV Energy, Southwest Gas and CenturyLink/Cox Communications telephone bills, photo identification proof of income, proof of bill payment and other supporting documentation to fill out an application. Identification and bills must match physical address.
Low-income homeowners ages 60+ who qualify also may apply for a partial rebate of the annual sewer bill on their primary residence located within the city of Las Vegas.
Appointments can be made at the following centers:
- Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive
- Doolittle Senior Center, 1930 N. J St.
- Dula Community Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road
- East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave.
- Howard Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave.
- Stupak Community Center, 251 W. Boston Ave.
Due to COVID, appointments are required; no more than two people may attend an appointment. Participants are required to wear a mask and be screened.
For more information, call 702-229-1515.