You must be a veteran having a disability incurred in the line of duty, or the un-married surviving spouse of a veteran having a disability incurred in the line of duty or of a person who died as a result of service in the military.
You must be the recorded owner of a residence and/or tangible personal property. The term residence does not include a rental dwelling.
New applicants must provide a current letter certification from the Department of Veteran Affairs or from a branch of service verifying % of disability incurred in the line of duty with an effective date as of Jan 1, 2022 or prior. All other applicants need only provide verification whenever there is a change in disability rating or property ownership.
The surviving spouse or minor orphan of a member of the military who was killed in action or who died in the line of duty must file a copy of DD Form 1300 Report of Casualty together with the exemption application.
You must file an application with the SLCo Treasurer on or before September 1 unless filing deadline is extended.
Current Veteran’s Administration certification letter verifying percentage of disability with effective date or VA Widow’s letter.