Are you receiving the appropriate Real Property tax reductions?

Posted May 7th, 2013 in Homestead by John Federer

Auditor John S. Federer encourages homeowners who turn 65 at any point in 2013 or are permanently disabled to submit applications for the Homestead Exemption Program.  Enrollment is open until Monday, June 3, and applications are available in the Auditor’s office, by calling 521-1862, or online at

Homeowners who wish to apply for the 2 ½% Owner-Occupancy tax reduction must also file an application with the Auditor’s Office by Monday, June 3. “I want to ensure that the taxpayers are well-informed regarding all options available to help reduce their tax burden,” Auditor Federer said.  Applications for the Owner-Occupancy credit are available in the Auditor’s office, by calling 521-1862, or online at .