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Overview of Missouri’s Circuit Breaker Property Tax Credit

The Missouri Property Tax Credit (or “circuit breaker”) helps older adults and Missourians with disabilities living on fixed incomes stay in their homes by providing a credit towards the cost of their property taxes. However, the credit has not been adjusted since 2008 and is losing some of its benefit. Legislators can provide meaningful help to these Missourians by making critical updates to the credit.

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