Elderly & Disabled Taxation Aid Committee


  • Monthly

Committee Members

  • Paul K. Buckley, Chairperson
    Term Expires: 2024
  • Melissa Miller Emerson, Vice Chairperson
    Term Expires: 2025
  • Christine N DeFontes, Treasurer
  • Kristen L'Heureux, Clerk
    Term Expires: 2024
  • Kim Lallier, Member
    Term Expires:  2026


  • Appointed By: Board of Selectmen
  • Members: Three
  • Term: Three Years
  • Meeting Schedule: Monthly
  • Legal Basis: MGL Chapter 60 Section 3D

Mission Statement

The Committee administers the Taxation Aid Fund to assist elderly and disabled town members to defray the costs of their property taxes. The funds consist totally of donations. They are distributed in accordance with the established and adopted guidelines. The Committee consists of the Town Treasurer, the Assessor, and three residents appointed by the Board of Selectmen.

General Information

The Town of Seekonk's Elderly and Disabled Taxation Aid Fund was established in 2006 in order to assist elderly and/or disabled town residents to help defray the cost of their property taxes. The fund consists totally of donations received from generous Seekonk residents, businesses, community groups, churches, and friends who are able to help those in need. All donations received are distributed in accordance with the established guidelines of the Committee.