Homestead and Veteran Exemptions

  • January 23, 2013

If you are a new property owner in the City of Auburn and you have owned and lived in your house for a year you may qualify for a $10,000 reduction in your assessed value.  This year the exemption resulted in a $195.90 reduction to your real estate taxes.

If you are 62 years of age and served in a recognized war period you may also qualify for an exemtion. 

Please refer to the Residents Page under Tax Relief Programs on our web site for more information or you can call our office for assistance with these progarms.  In order to qualify for the exemptions, all applications need to be submitted to the Assessing Department by April 1, 2013 for the 2013/2014 tax year.