This program provides discounted taxicab fares to qualified individuals, age 60 and older, and persons of any age with a permanent disability through coupon booklets that are accepted by all taxicab companies in Clark County.
- TAP helps meet the transportation needs of older adults and
people with disabilities, who have limited resources and few, if any, transportation
- TAP provides discounted taxicab coupon
books to qualified individuals.
- All taxicab companies in Clark County participate in
the TAP program.
- TAP helps to improve transportation options for Nevada’s older adults and persons with disabilities.
Applicants must be an individual age 60 or older or have a permanent
- To demonstrate permanent
disability, applicants must be verified with a letter from their doctor or
Social Security award letter.
Residency: All participants must be residents of Clark
- To demonstrate residence eligibility, all participants must provide a Nevada ID issued from the Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles. The Nevada ID cannot be seasonal and must display a Nevada address.
must provide income from all sources for both applicant and/or spouse, if
applicable. To qualify, applicant’s
monthly income must be below 300% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines.
January 11, 2019, the maximum annual household income for a one person
household is $37,470 ($3,122/month) and the maximum annual household income for
a two person household is $50,730 ($4,227/month), according to the 2019 Federal PovertyGuidelines.
of income is required when applying. Acceptable documents for proof of income
copy of your 2018 Federal Tax Return or IRS Tax Transcript
- A copy of three (3) months
of your most RECENT Bank Statements that show ALL deposits made as proof of
your total income AND A copy of your
Current Social Security Award Letter OR Department of Welfare SNAP Award
The Taxi Assistance Program accepts
only cash (in person), personal checks, or money orders. TAP does not have the
ability to charge a credit card or debit card.
The purchase of coupon books can be
- In person
- If you will be using cash as payment, please bring the correct amount; TAP
staff will not have change.
- A check or money order (please do not send cash through
the mail) can be sent with one business-size, self-addressed, stamped
envelope for each book requested.
Taxi Coupons must be redeemed by the
expiration date and are non-transferrable.
February 2019, the Taxi Assistance Program will issue coupon books to
“Authorized Representatives” with a current identification card, upon the
client's signed release. Once coupons
have been released to authorized persons listed, the client releases the Taxi Assistance
Program, the governmental agency to which this authorization is presented, and
the directors, employees, related personnel, and agents from any and all
liability for loss or damages of any kind for the client's compliance with this
If you think you qualify, click here for the Taxi Assistance Program
Taxi Assistance Program Information
& Registration may be completed by mail or in person at:
Aging and Disability
Services Division - Las Vegas Regional Office
1860 E. Sahara Ave., Las
Vegas, NV 89104
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m.
and 4:30 p.m., excluding holidays
Coupon books are also available in Washoe County through the Washoe Senior Ride Program. You may call (775) 348-7433 or visit https://www.rtcwashoe.com/public-transportation/washoe-senior-ride/ to learn more about transportation services offered in Washoe County.