If you’ve never filed for your homestead exemption, you could be leaving hundreds of dollars on the table.  Are you wondering, “What is a homestead exemption?”  It is a means by which a homeowner can reduce the amount of taxes owed on the property if the property is used as the homeowner’s primary residence.  Filing for this exemption should only take you 5 minutes and likely save you a few hundred dollars on your property taxes.  What are you waiting for?  Click the link below to file for yours!

The deadline for most counties is April 1, 2018

Fulton County

http://www.qpublic.net/ga/fulton/basic_homestead.html

 

Cobb County

http://www.cobbtax.org/forms

 

Cherokee County                    

http://www.cherokeega.com/Tax-Assessors-Office/homestead-exemptions/

(must apply in person)

 

Forsyth County                       

http://www.forsythco.com/Departments-Offices/Board-of-Assessors/Homestead-Exemption

 

DeKalb County                 

https://taxcommissioner.dekalbcountyga.gov/TaxCommissioner/homesteadOnlineApp/TChomesteadOnline.asp

 

Gwinnett County           

https://gwinnetttaxcommissioner.publicaccessnow.com/HomesteadExemption.aspx