- Property Taxes
Get all the information you need about property taxes, how they are calculated, the dates you need to know and the exemptions for disabled veterans and seniors.
Your property taxes are determined by multiplying the tax rate (set by local government taxing entities) by the assessed or taxable value of your property.
The assessor operates on a timetable established by law known as the assessment calendar.
The exemption is valid only if the primary residence is owned and occupied by the qualifying disabled veteran on January 1 of the year for which the exemption is sought.
The constitutional amendment providing for a Homestead Exemption for qualifying senior citizens was passed by voters in November 2000.