Florida Homestead Property Tax Exemption
As a property owner in Florida, you may be eligible for exemptions and additional benefits that can reduce your property tax liability. The Homestead Property Tax Exemption could save you hundreds of dollars off your taxes each year.
If you own property that you are using as your permanent residence or as a permanent residence of your dependent, you could reduce the taxable value of your homestead property by up to $50,000, resulting in a tax savings annually.
As of January 1st, you must:
• Be a legal resident of the county
• Have recorded legal or beneficial Title/Deed to the property on which you are applying
• Be making the property your permanent legal residence
YOU MUST FILE FOR HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION BEFORE MARCH 1ST
HELPFUL WEBSITES FOR FILING HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION:
Bay County Homestead Property Tax Exemption
If you have any questions about the Homestead Exemption or any other exemptions or additional benefits that can reduce your property tax liability, please call our office at 407-474-4705.