Gold Star Parent Exemption

Amount of Tax Credit

Qualifying applicants receive a $378 tax credit toward taxes on their dwelling or motor vehicle.

How to Qualify


  1. South Kingstown must be the applicant's legal and primary residence.
  2. Applicant must also provide a letter from the Veteran's Administration that they are a parent of deceased veteran killed in a military conflict.
  3. The deadline to file an application is 5 days prior to the certification of the tax roll of any given year.