If you purchase or build a new home or make home improvements on your home in the City of Pittsburgh your Allegheny County, City of Pittsburgh and District School taxes can be abated for 3 years. If the home is located within a Targeted Growth Zone, your City of Pittsburgh, and School District taxes can be abated for ten (10) years after the property is reassessed.
- Tax Abatement Fact Sheet
- Act 42 Tax Abatement Application
- Enhanced Act 42 Tax Abatement Application
- Residential LERTA and Residential Enhanced LERTA Application
Targeted Growth Zones
Allentown, Arlington, Beltzhoover, California-Kirkbride, East Allegheny, Downtown Pittsburgh, Elliott, Esplen, Fineview, Hays, Hazelwood, Homewood North, Homewood South, Homewood West, Knoxville, Larimer, Lincoln-Lemington-Belmar, Lower Lawrenceville, Manchester, Mt. Oliver, Perry South, Sheraden, Spring Garden, Upper Hill, Upper Lawrenceville, Uptown, West End