Homestead Exemptions


Homestead Exemption is available, upon request, to homeowners who reside and pay all local and state taxes in the taxing district. There are two types of Homestead Exemptions available:

  • Regular - allows up to $300.00 credit on a home with a $75,000 or more appraised value.
  • Special - is for residents who are 65 years of age before January 1 of each year or who are 100% disabled. This exempts up to $75,000 of the appraised value.

You may apply for Homestead Exemptions from January 2 through April 1 of each year. To apply you will need the following:

  • filed warranty deed
  • cost of home(settlement statement)
  • social security numbers of all parties on deed and their spouses
  • all of your license tag numbers

Homestead Note:

It is not necessary to reapply each year unless a change has occurred such as a death, divorce, married, or sale of a portion of the homesteaded property.

If filing as disabled, proof from the Veteran's Administration / Social Security must be presented.