Veteran with Service-Connected Disability

Clause 22 Qualifications

Applicants must meet the following requirements to be eligible for a Veteran Clause 22 exemption:

  • At least 10% wartime service-connected disability
  • Exemption Amount - varies with type of veteran's exemption
    • Minimum $400
    • Maximum - Full exemption
  • Lived in Massachusetts 6 months prior to entering service or have lived in Massachusetts for 2 consecutive years before filing for exemption
  • Must have certificate of disability from the Veterans Administration
  • Owned and occupied the property as of July 1