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Date:
June 4, 2019
Time:
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Time Details:
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Location:
City Hall Chambers
Address:
3650 NE 12 Ave
Oakland Park, FL 33334
Contact:
954-357-6830
Cost:
This is a free service provided by the Broward County Property Appraiser's Office
Marty Kiar Broward County Property Appraiser
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Property Tax Exemption Assistance from Broward Property Appraiser's Office

Tuesday, June 4, 2019


Filing for Homestead and Other Exemptions

All legal Florida residents are eligible for a Homestead Exemption on their homes, condominiums, co-op apartments, and certain mobile home lots if they qualify. The Florida Constitution provides this tax-saving exemption on the first and third $25,000 of the assessed value of an owner/occupied residence. While a complicated formula is used to explain this -- as the additional $25,000 only applies to the non-schools portion of your tax bill -- the bottom line is that the basic homestead exemption saved a Broward homeowner in 2018 anywhere from $658.60 to $1,035.30 (depending upon your city's millage rate) in annual tax savings for all homes with a value of $75,000 or higher.

You are entitled to a Homestead Exemption if, as of January 1st, you have made the property your permanent home or the permanent home of a person who is legally or naturally dependent on you. By law, January 1 of each year is the date on which permanent residence is determined.

You may file for 2019 Homestead ONLINE by clicking the large yellow button in the navigation menu on the top left side of this page ... or you may file by visiting our office or at any of our Mobile Exemption and Information Team events held throughout Broward.

The timely filing period for Homestead Exemption for 2019 is March 2, 2018 through March 1, 2019. The absolute deadline to LATE FILE for any 2019 exemption -- if you miss the March 1 timely filing deadline -- is September 18, 2019. State law (Sec. 196.011(8), Fla. Stat.) does not allow late filing for exemptions after this date, regardless of any good cause reason for missing the late filing deadline.