Public Notice:

Filing Deadline for First-Time Exemption Filers is March 1, 2019.

The following ad valorem tax exemptions are available to qualifying properties, individuals, and institutions:

  • Homestead Exemption
  • Veterans Preference Discount (over 65 years of age, honorable discharge, combat related injury)
  • Additional Homestead Exemption for those 65 years of age or older with a household adjusted gross income of $30,174 or less
  • Deployed Military Discount (requires preceding year deployment overseas. See here for eligible operations)
  • Not-for-profit sewer and water company property
  • Proprietary continuing care facilities
  • Totally and permanently disabled persons
  • Certain totally and permanently disabled first responders and surviving spouses
  • Certain totally and permanently disabled veterans and surviving spouses
  • Surviving Spouse of a first responder who died in the line of duty
  • Disabled veterans with at least 10 percent service connected disabilities or their qualified surviving spouse
  • Disabled veterans confined to wheelchairs
  • Charitable, religious, scientific, and literary organizations
  • Nonprofit homes for the aged exemption
  • Hospitals, nursing homes, and homes for special services
  • Historic properties, Economic developments and Community centers
  • Widows and Widowers
  • Low-income housing property
  • Educational and Charter school property
  • Labor organization property
  • Blind persons exemptions

 

To receive an exemption this tax year, proper application must be made in the Property Appraiser’s Office no later than March 1, 2019. No faxed, mailed or emailed applications accepted. Applications are taken in office with original signature.