Residential homes owned and occupied by an individual who is a paraplegic disabled veteran is eligible for an exemption up to $120,000 of the true and full value of fixtures, buildings, and improvements. Land is taxable. Any surviving spouse will continue to receive this exemption if the applicant is deceased.
NOTE: Provide an affidavit or physician’s certificate, and a copy of the Form DD214 showing veteran’s honorable discharge from active military service and evidence from the Department of Veterans Affairs showing award of specially adapted housing when claiming exemption for this status for first time.
If you would like assistance filling out the application form or for more detailed exemption information, please contact the Assessing Division.