Don’t Forget to File Your Homestead ExemptionPosted by Ansley Atlanta 01/23/2019
If you purchased a home in 2018, don’t forget…the deadline to file your homestead exemption is April 1, 2019.
The homestead exemption provides homeowners a reduced taxable property value provided:
- The home is occupied by the homeowner as their primary residence on January 1, 2019 AND
- The homeowner applies for the homestead exemption in the county where the property is located prior to the deadline
Filing your homestead exemption is easy! Simply click on the link below for the county office where the property is located, and confirm the filing details. Many counties even provide online filing:
We hope this timely reminder serves in helping reduce your property tax bill. Please contact us if you have any questions!