Elderly or Disabled Homestead Exclusion

Requirements
This exclusion (PDF) is for homeowners aged 65 or older or those totally and permanently disabled. If you are applying you must fall into the following categories:
  • Income level $29,500 or below
  • Must be 65 years of age or totally and permanently disabled
  • The exclusion amount is the Greater of $25,000 or 50% of the appraised value of the primary residence including up to 1 acre of land

Joint owners (other than husband and wife) who meet all other requirements may be eligible for a partial exemption not to exceed their proportionate share of the valuation of the property.

Identification
The Social Security number information is mandatory and will be used to establish the identification of the applicant, 42 U.S.C. Section 405(c)(2)(C)(i).